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  • 1. Amsterdam Museum

    Centrum | Museum/Gallery

    Any city that began as a boggy swamp in the 13th century and went on to become a worldwide mercantile powerhouse by the 17th is going to have...Read More

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  • 2. Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder

    Red Light District | Museum/Gallery

    With its elegant gray-and-white facade and spout gable—the block atop the building that looks like a funnel, which used to signify a warehouse...Read More

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  • 3. Willet-Holthuysen Museum

    Eastern Canal Ring | Museum/Gallery

    Visit this house museum for a chance to imagine what it was like to live in a gracious mansion on the Herengracht in the 19th century. In 1895...Read More

  • 4. ARCAM

    Oosterdok | Information Center

    The Architecture Center Amsterdam is dedicated to the city's architecture, urban design, and landscape architecture, and hosts exhibitions,...Read More

  • 5. Beurs van Berlage

    Centrum | Building/Architectural Site

    The old stock-exchange building is revered as Amsterdam's first modern building and the country's most important piece of 20th-century architecture...Read More

  • 6. Bijbels Museum

    Western Canal Ring | Museum/Gallery

    Although this museum does indeed have a massive collection of Bibles—as well as exhibits with archaeological finds from the Middle East and...Read More

  • 7. Centraal Station

    Centrum | Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train)

    The main train station of the Dutch capital was designed as an architectural statement by P.J.H. Cuypers. Although it has many Gothic motifs...Read More

  • 8. De Nieuwe Kerk

    Centrum | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    De Nieuwe Kerk (The New Church), which celebrated its 600th birthday in 2010, is a soaring late-Gothic structure whose tower was never completed...Read More

  • 9. Het Koninklijk Paleis

    Centrum | Castle/Palace/Chateau

    From the outside, it's a bit hard to believe that these ponderous premises were declaimed by poet and diplomat Constantijn Huygens as the "Eighth...Read More

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  • 10. Joods Historisch Museum

    Plantage | Museum/Gallery

    Four Ashkenazi synagogues (or shuls, in Yiddish), dating to the 17th and 18th centuries, were combined with glass-and-steel constructions...Read More

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  • 11. Oude Kerk

    Red Light District | Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Amsterdam's oldest building has evolved over many centuries to look as it does today. What began as a wooden chapel in the 13th century was...Read More

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  • 12. Stadsarchief Amsterdam

    Eastern Canal Ring | Museum/Gallery

    Established in 1848, the city's archives comprise millions of maps, drawings, prints, books, photographs, and film about Amsterdam: there are...Read More

  • 13. West-Indisch Huis

    Building/Architectural Site

    The former headquarters of the Dutch West India Company (WIC) has major historical significance. Although not as sovereign as the Dutch East...Read More

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