The church dates from 1665 and is believed to have been designed by Adriaan Dortsman, with the support of Daniel Stalpert. ... More
The church dates from 1665 and is believed to have been designed by Adriaan Dortsman, with the support of Daniel Stalpert. Its layout forms the shape of a Greek cross in which the space between the arms has been partially filled by lower volumes. On the canal side is the main entrance, the elevation of which is supported by a balustrade. The cornice of the lower volumes follows the relief of the walls whereas; the cornice of the Greek cross strictly conforms to the layout without acknowledging the indentations of the wall.
This round church which has a dome and an ambulatory along half of its circumference was burnt to the ground
in 1822 in a fire caused by some careless plumbers. It was rebuilt in 1823 by T.F. Suys and ...
In 1620 the northern part of the Jordaan welcomed its own church, the Noorderkerk, built in 1620 1623, by Hendrick
de Keyser and his son Pieter. During the Renaissance period the centrifugal geometrical concept of the church was the ...
This show in three dimensions displays the Netherlands as never before. Tour the Netherlands whilst sitting on a moving platform
in the comfort of an aircraft style captain's chair! One can smell the fields of budding bulbs, wave to ...
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