Basilica of St. Nicholas

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

For Holy Week and Easter services please scrolldown

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 & 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.