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After programme

WorldSkills Netherlands has arranged a special programme for WorldSkills Conference and General Assembly participants during and after the WorldSkills General Assembly. 


Wednesday, 17 October, 17:30 - 20:30

Visit the specially organized Dutch Skills Competitions at Het Amsterdamse Proeflokaal. Afterwards you will have a very special Culinary Experience. In a most interactive way, you will experience the history of the Netherlands and Amsterdam food culture as your plate comes to life. Following this experience you will have a tasting of three different typical Dutch snacks and a lovely two-course dinner will be served. To make things more interesting, this restaurant is managed by students of Amsterdam VET colleges. A true hospitality gem and worth the visit.

Drinks, transportation, VAT, and service charge are included in the package price below.



Friday, 19 October, 10:00 - 12:00 or 14:00 - 16:00

Visit the world-famous Rijksmuseum Amsterdam. There, you will have the possibility to visit a selection of specially organized Dutch Skills Competitions. Following this, you will see the collections of Dutch Masters that reflects over 800 years of art and objects that brings Dutch and international history to life. The visit includes transport from the hotel to the Rijksmuseum and back, and a guided tour so you won’t miss The Gallery of Honour and Rembrandt’s Night Watch.


Book your package(s) by sending an email to
Please mention Package E, F, G, H or I, the number of tickets and the name(s) of the delegate(s). The offer is subject to availability.
Package E: Dinner on Wednesday, 17 October: €89,50 per person
Package F: Visit Rijksmuseum on Friday, 19 October, 10:00 - 12:00: Free of Charge
Package G: Visit Rijksmuseum on Friday, 19 October, 14:00 - 16:00: Free of Charge
Package H: Dinner on Wednesday, 17 October and visit Rijksmuseum Friday, 19 October, 10:00 - 12:00: €89,50 per person
Package I: Dinner on Wednesday, 17 October and visit Rijksmuseum Friday, 19 October, 14:00 - 16:00: €89,50 per person