Culture Boat participates in Amsterdam Gay Pride Canal Parade

This weekend Amsterdam celebrates culture at Gay Pride Canal Parade 2011, together with Culture Boat.

Culture Boat has been organised by 21 cultural institutions from Amsterdam and elsewhere in the Netherlands with the aim to promote culture during this year's Canal Parade of Amsterdam Gay Pride on 6 August 2011.

The Canal Parade starts at 2 pm at beginning of the Prinsengracht at the Westerdok harbour. Culture Boat is boat nr. 28.

Participating cultural institutions

Amsterdam Museum | Bijbels Museum | De Nieuwe Kerk Amsterdam | EYE/Filmmuseum | FOAM | Hermitage Amsterdam | Het Concertgebouw | Het Nationale Ballet | Joods Historisch Museum | Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest | Museum Van Loon | Nationaal Historisch Museum | Nederlands Bureau voor Toerisme en Congressen | Nederlands Philharmonisch Orkest | Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder | Rijksmuseum | Scheepvaartmuseum | Stedelijk Museum | Tassenmuseum Hendrikje | Tropenmuseum | Van Gogh Museum

Culture Boat is supported by Avro.

See also

More info and route of the Canal Parade

For more information:

Hermitage Amsterdam

Press Office
Martijn van Schieveen and Kim van Niftrik

T:+31 (0)20 - 530 87 55
F:+31 (0)20 - 530 87 50

The Hermitage Amsterdam is a private initiative. Cultural entrepreneurship is vital to us and our sponsors help to make it possible. (For a full list of our sponsors, see

Opening hours

Daily 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed on 27 April (Kingsday)
Open on Christmas Day (25-12) &
1 January 11 a.m.- 5 p.m.

The Hermitage Amsterdam is located on Amstel 51, Amsterdam

Photo Roy Beusker Fotografie

More information:
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Hermitage Amsterdam would like to thank:

Main sponsors
Exhibition sponsor
Media partner
Internet partner