Many modern art museums are concentrated within Amstelveen, making this a great destination for art connoisseurs. For glass art, check out the Museum van der Togt or, if art history is more your speed, the Cobra Museum voor Moderne Kunst features works of the Cobra group (responsible for bringing modern art to the Netherlands). If you find you need a break after viewing so much fine art, go for a picnic lunch at the Amsterdamse Bos, a beautiful park. In the summertime, Amstelveen is a scenic tram ride away from Amsterdam. For winter travelers, there’s a light rail connection.
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