About the ParkAmstel Park (Amstelpark), located along the Amstel river was founded in 1972, and is one of the two most popular parks in Amsterdam.
Kids will find here a whole area full of attractions, like a petting zoo, ponies, mini golf, carousel, and go carts. For adults, there are art galleries spread around the park, where you can walk around the breath the artist air.
The park is full of trees, lawns, and relaxing corners, walking lanes, and about 150 plant varieties and thousands of bushes (some reaching 4 meters in height). You can see the rose garden here, the butterfly garden, Japanese garden, and a small house showing off typical Dutch architecture.