Architect Pierre Cuypers' favourite church, which he designed and built between 1870 and 1880, suffered from a lack of funds during...
Just outside Vondelpark is the neoclassical Hollandsche Manege, an indoor riding school inspired by the famous Spanish Riding School in...
Craving a tangerine-tinged gin and tonic with a side of shrimp bitterballen (small, round croquettes)? Or a glass of sparkling wine and...
The Seafood Bar
White-tiled and exposed-brick walls give this seafood specialist a breezy, oceanside feel. Oysters, crabs and sardines are laid out...
Vondelpark 8a · interesting places nearby
Beneath the 1e Constantjin Huygensstraat bridge is the hidden Vondelbunker. A fallout shelter dating from 1947, it became Amsterdam's first youth centre in 1968 and was a hotbed of hippie creativity and activism. If the unmarked black metal doors are open you might catch an underground gig, film or 'activist salon'.