12 juli 2019 Building a teepee near the playground

July 3, 2019
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FRIDAY JULY 12 we will make the willow tunnel / teepee at the lawn next to the playground in the Beatrixpark. We called in the help of Anne Mariken (Friends of the Beatrix Park) and Sjarifah Meijerman. The ladies arrange the wicker and know how about how we are going to build this.   We.. read more →

Great news: the playground near the paddling pool will be renovated after all

June 1, 2019
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Many Friends have asked us why there is so little playground equipment near the paddling pool. Unfortunately for two years we could only reply that old and unsafe play equipment had been taken away and that the City District was planning to renovate everything. Some parents had been invited to discuss the design. But that.. read more →

Docu about Future Past Glory

May 12, 2019
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On May 7th, during the yearly General Meeting of the members of the Vrienden van het Beatrixpark a documentary about The Making of the new artwork in the park has been shown for the first time. Click this link to view it on the site of the artists: the making of Future Past Glory (eng).. read more →

20 april: Water in the childrens pool

April 20, 2019
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For the first time this year the pool at the playground will be filled with water. We regret to inform you that there is still no progress in the renovation of the play-ground itself: the Stadsdeel has problems with the finance and organisation of new playground-equipment. read more →

Help clean up the park

March 26, 2019
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Last saturday, March 23, we received, together with soms concerned visitors of the Beatrixpark, a set to help clean up the park: a pair of tongs and a handy device to clip on the trash bag. It was National Clean your environment-day! If you would like to have a clean-up set fot yourself, to help.. read more →

Tunnel between Vivaldistraat and Beatrixpark

December 2, 2018
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Read more about plans for a bicycle-tunnel under the A10 on the site of Zuidas: https://zuidas.nl/blog/2018/tunnel-tussen-antonio-vivaldistraat-en-beatrixpark/   read more →

Performance in the Art Chapel on november 10th

November 7, 2018
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We received the following announcement: OCTOBER COUNTRY II PROGRAM November 10, Saturday 8 PM Kunstkapel Amsterdam Darkness Visible: Three Autosuggestions For October Country II, The Warp invites performers, artists, and musicians to collaborate on multimedia performances suggested by the twisted realities of the English essayist Thomas De Quincey. 1. The Privy Switch performs A Dream.. read more →

Unveiling work of art october 12th ..preview!

September 21, 2018
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As far as we know at this moment, on october 12th the statue that was made in honour of Jakoba Mulder ( the architect who designed the Beatrixpark), will be officially reveiled. We do not know yet at what hour, or who will do the unveiling. A film has been made, about ” the making.. read more →

Incident near paddling pool

September 12, 2018
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On september 11th a wounded man has been found near the childrens swimming pool. We do not have further information about what happened. The local sender AT5: https://www.at5.nl/artikelen/186232/deel-beatrixpark-afgezet-vanwege-gewonde-man read more →

Grachtenfestival in and near park

July 23, 2018
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The Grachtenfestival will be in the Beatrixpark again this year: On Saturday  augustus 11, at 12.00 uur and 14.00 uur . Near the paddling pool opposite the Artsenijhof. Check for all info the site of the Grachtenfestival.   read more →