Basilica of St. Nicholas

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

10:30 High Mass (Dutch)
13:00 High Mass (Spanish)
17:00 Plainchant Vespers (Latin)

12:30 Mass (Tuesday English, Friday Spanish)
On Wednesday after Mass adoration and rosary, till 14:00

17:00 Choral Evensong

Internet streaming
Please note that our services are livestreamed on the internet. The separate seats on the left remain out of camera range.

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.