Basilica of St. Nicholas

Prins Hendrikkade 73 (across Amsterdam CS)
020 330 78 12 /

10:30 High Mass (Dutch)*
13:00 High Mass (Spanish)*

*In June only 30 people are allowed to attend the service. If you would like to join us, you’ll have to make a reservation. Please e-mail Gemma Crijns at

12:30 Mass (Tuesday English, Friday Spanish)

Opening hours
Monday and Saturday 12:00 – 15:00
Tuesday – Friday 11:00 – 16:00

No sightseeing during the services
On Sunday no sightseeing at all


A priest is available daily after Mass – please ask the assistant.

Church wedding

If you’re considering a church wedding in the Nicholas Basilica, please contact deacon Rob Polet, +31 6 27 25 67 30 or e-mail:

Private Mass

If you’re travelling with a priest and would like to have a private Mass in the basilica, please contact our manager Harry van Swinderen, +31 6 84 61 93 42.
The basilica is not available on Sunday.