- 7 hours
Although the itinerary varies according to each guide as well as the client's interests, we often include Zaanse Schans. If you would like to include Zaanse Schans, please request this in the notes section when placing your booking and we'll follow up with you further.
Can I book for a group larger than six?
Please contact us to book for a group larger than six. It is possible but we would need to adjust the pricing to account for a larger vehicle.
What costs will I need to cover on the day?
Expressing himself in imagery and defining the symbolism all around us is Thijs's daily business. Working with monuments and architecture, Thijs assists in public programming and co-created events. Currently he works for the Architecture Centre of Amsterdam (Arcam). He has taught secondary school pupils in the subjects of crafts, art-history and drawing, developing skills in creating assignments and active learning. Thijs is also experienced in policymaking and has done assignments for the ministry of foreign affairs and the Nationale Monumentenorganisatie. Since 2019 he advises the municipality of Zaanstad as cultural panel member.
Belina is a freelance guide and art educator for several museums in Amsterdam. Prior to moving to Amsterdam, she lived for twenty-one years in Italy, where she achieved a Master's degree from the University Of Milan in History of Art and Critics. Her background includes experience in art history, cultural management, and art criticism. She is currently living in Haarlem.
Alette has an MA in Art History (Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam) and holds a Ph.D. in the History of Science and Technology (University of Twente, Enschede). For both her thesis and her dissertation, she researched the intricate relationship between nature, art and science in the 20th century (thesis) and the 17th century (dissertation). Sculpture parks, ornamental gardens, and botanical gardens form the sites of study. As an independent scholar, she presents papers and writes articles on this subject. Alette also teaches art history and lectures on topics such as 17th-century Dutch art and architecture, 18th century Empire design, garden architecture, and landscape engineering. She has curated several exhibitions and stood at the basis of the exhibition Black is Beautiful on the image of black people in Dutch art history. She lives in the city where she was born: Amsterdam.