These are the figures for Amsterdam’s Top 5 most popular museums in 2016 Rijksmuseum: 2,259,987 Van Gogh Museum: 2,076,526 Anne Frank House: 1,295,585 Stedelijk Museum: 654,776 Sex Museum: 768,912 The information in this article was provided by Reponse for the Netherlands Board of Tourism and Conventions.
The Portuguese Israeli Synagogue, also known as the Esnoga (Ladino: אסנוגה), or Snoge, is a late 17th-century Sephardic synagogue in Amsterdam, completed in 1675. Esnoga is the Ladino word for synagogue. In January 2012 Israeli Prime-Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described this as “one of the most beautiful synagogues I have ever seen.” The synagogue is a […]
Oude Kerk Amsterdam known as the “Old Church” is the city’s oldest monument and it’s first parish church.
Rembrandt is perhaps undoubtedly the greatest artist of the Dutch Golden age. He left a substantial and exceptional collection of artwork, much of which can be seen at the Rembrandt House Museum. Rembrandt lived in the house at Jodenbreestraat 4 in Amsterdam between 1639 and 1658. This large house built in 1606 cost him 13,000 […]
The Munttoren is a historic tower standing on the busy Muntplein square in Amsterdam. Munttoren (mint tower) is a remnant of the Regulierspoort which was a gateway into the city. The tower was part of the old medieval city wall built between 1480 and 1487. It had two towers separated by a gate & guardhouse. […]
The Mozes en Aäronkerk is a Roman Catholic Church in Waterlooplein, Amsterdam.
A floating market located on Singel selling flowers, bulbs & souvenirs.
A historic and beautiful draw-bridge located on the river Amstel.
A picturesque and tranquil location for taking photos of canals and bridges.
A richly decorated bridge connecting the Rembrandtplein and Waterlooplein areas.