You can find the Theo Thijssen Museum in the heart of De Jordaan. On ground level of the house in which the author was born, ... More
Theo Thijssen Museum
You can find the Theo Thijssen Museum in the heart of De Jordaan. On ground level of the house in which the author was born, the time in which he lived is brought alive through photos, drawings, manuscripts and an array of personal possessions. There is a permanent display that offers a general overview of Thijssen's life and works. However, varying exhibitions about topics that are associated with Thijssen are also on display, such as his favorite children's books or the daily life in the Jordaan at the beginning of this century.
EYE has an extensive collection of film titles, posters and photographs that span the entire history of cinematography from silent
films to contemporary digital movies. Titles are added to this collection regularly, including foreign films. Besides the many themed ...
Anne Frank and her family went into hiding here on July 6, 1942, and lived in isolation for over two
years. The German occupants removed all the furniture from the house when the inhabitants were detained in 1944. However, ...
The Begijnhof lies hidden away from the noisy shopping street Kalverstraat, next to the Amsterdam Museum. Most of the houses
in the area were built in the 17th century; the oldest house in Amsterdam made of wood, dating from ...