The Theater Museum is part of the Netherlands Theater Institute which is housed in five canal side buildings. The interior is ... More
The Theater Museum is part of the Netherlands Theater Institute which is housed in five canal side buildings. The interior is (partly) in Louis XIV style is a treat for the eye. The collection shows the history of Dutch theatre: theatre costumes, set models, prints, drawings, posters, photos and puppets. Apart from the museum, the Institute also offers debates and workshops and there is a specialised library. Guided tours of the museum can be arrange upon request for groups of 15 or over.
Amsterdam is known for its canals and why not—it boasts of around 165 of them! Brouwersgracht is no different from
the others. Come here to take in the city's charm. The streets, lined with bicycles, give you a sense ...
Amsterdam's Centraal Station dates from the year 1889, when it was first used for the transport of goods. It was
designed by the architect P.J.H. Cuypers, well known in his time, who also designed the Rijksmuseum. The building's foundation ...
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 ...