EYE listen

Halfway up the staircase of the Arena, you can sit down on one of the listening benches. Put on the headphones, and dive into the world of some famous film classics. 

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opening hours

Daily 10am - 7pm

Sun to Thu 10am - 10pm*
Fri & Sat10am - 11pm*
*depending on the final screening

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admission prices


regular€ 10,-
discount € 8,50
friends of EYE€ 7,50
museumcard & IAmsterdam citycardfree
children up to 11 yrs oldfree
children 12 to 18 yrs old€ 5,-
CJP€ 8,-
Cineville€ 8,-
combi ticket (exhibition & film)€ 16,50


(Please note during festivals or special programs these prices may differ)

friends of EYE€7,50
children up to 11 yrs old€7,50
Cineville, NFC, KNF

free (surcharge may apply)

10 tickets pass€80,-


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EYE is right opposite Amsterdam Central station on the north side of the river IJ. EYE is reached easily with the free ferry which sails 24/7, we are also easily accessible by car.

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In scenes of five minutes each, 3D sound is used to tell a vivid story about the creation of five films. You will experience the perspective of the cameraman (Jaws), the scriptwriter (Chinatown), the editor (Run Lola Run), the casting director (Alles is liefde) and the composer (Once Upon a Time in the West). After listening, you will better understand how the famous scenes from these films were created.

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