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 →

Overview development and building activities zuidas area

July 16, 2018
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Zuid-as is constantly changing. On the “month-maps” (click on link below) you can check what is happening at this moment or in the near future. These maps only reflect projects undertaken by the Zuidas. And of course these maps are static and reality is not; so considering the information as being under reservation. For more.. read more →

The Lions are back!

May 27, 2018
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The entrance between park and RAI has been improved, and looks perfect now. The lions are back, on firm pedestals. Thank you, Zuidas and Stadsdeel Zuid!. read more →

Open air church service May 10 2018

April 30, 2018
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Four churches in Amsterdam Zuid will combine their services on Ascension Day in the open air, in the Beatrixpark. From 9.00 – 11.30, near the Paddling Pool/ Children’s swimming pool. In case of bad weather the service will be held in the Thomaschurch nearby. read more →

New Rosenthalbench

February 5, 2018
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The bench around the tree at the entrance near the Dopperkade was a gift from Mrs Rosenthal, long ago. The old bench had been deteriorating lately. But now, thanks to the Stadsdeel Zuid, a beautiful new bench has been installed.   read more →

Altar? Who knows what this is?

January 22, 2018
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Near the ’duckpond’, close to a tree in the grass of the flowery meadow, somebody has been erecting a sort of altar, lately. It also looks as if something has been buried. There have been placed stones, plants, but also rotten food such as fishes-heads. Do you know what this is, or who has done.. read more →

Entrance RAI renovated

December 29, 2017
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The entrance to the park coming from the RAI terrain is being reconstructed at the moment. Is has always been a bit neglected area; but now it will get new pavement and benches. The two lions will be replaced, so we have been told. read more →

Nieuwsbrief Najaar 2017

November 29, 2017
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Our new halfyearly Newsletter has been published again. Sorry, only in Dutch. It has been sent to all our members; should you like to read it online:: nieuwsbrief najaar 2017 read more →

New Plants per section overview of Artsenijhof

November 22, 2017
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The volunteers that work in the Medicinal Garden have made a new overview of all the plants, and their location in the sections of the Artsenijhof. You can download the pfd file here:  : PlantsPerSectionOverview_2017-11-07 Our thanks to Martin Kramer and Marion Verwaal! read more →

Theft of plants in the herbal garden

August 6, 2017
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In the past weeks on multiple occasions plants have been stolen from our medicinal herb garden. (the Artsenijhof) This is very saddening, and frustrating for the volunteers that work the garden. One day we plant new plants, and the next they are gone again. We appeal to all visitors to help us prevent this, and.. read more →