The Jordaan, Amsterdam

4.7
Explore one of the capital city's historical neighborhoods, The Jordaan, known for its small, winding streets and cultural sites. This was a working-class and emigrant district in the 17th century but is now a popular neighborhood for young entrepreneurs, artists, and students. Discover art galleries, boutiques, pubs, and cafes throughout the charming quarter, where many significant figures in Dutch history, such as writer Joost van Vondel and artist Rembrandt, once resided. Visit Rembrandt's grave at Westerkerk church, the Anne Frank House, and many other important sites. View art studios, courtyards, and stone tablets, for which the quarter is famous. For The Jordaan and beyond, use our Amsterdam trip itinerary maker app to get the most from your Amsterdam vacation.
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  • The buildings, such as the palace, the new church and Madame Tussauds are located on the Dam square. There is the National War Memorial. Impressive. The new church often has special exhibits.
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  • Characteristic neighborhood in the center of Amsterdam. If the day is sunny it comes alive and even in the evening it is not uncommon to find people dining on the sidewalks in front of their home... depends only on the temperature. !!!
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