The Defence Line of Amsterdam (Stelling van Amsterdam)
A day out at the Defence Line with your kids
The ‘Stelling’ offers families a fun and active day out. Children can learn about the history of the Defense Line of Amsterdam in a playful manner. Several of the Defence Line forts present special activities for children, such as games and treasure hunts, while you can enjoy tours or coffee and tea. If the weather gods are kind, you can make fun hiking and biking trips in the typical Dutch landscape filled with quaint villages, dikes, meadows and ditches. For a truly exciting experience, you can also explore the area by canoe. A visit to the Defence Line of Amsterdam makes for an unforgettable day for you and your family.