Opened as a town hall in 1655, this building became a palace in the 19th century. The interiors gleam, especially the marble work – at...
You're sure to end up on this crowded street at some point, so we might as well mention it. Named after the livestock markets held here...
An unexpected oasis in the sea of consumerism on Kalverstraat, the curious Petrus en Pauluskerk, aka Papagaai, is a Catholic church from...
Café Het Schuim
Schuim means 'foam' (on beer) and this grungy, arty bar is extraordinarily popular with beer-swilling locals – it gets packed any time...
Simple, delicious and consistently full, Lucius is known for both its fresh ingredients and for not mucking them up with lots of sauce...
Paleisstraat 125 · interesting places nearby
De Bierkoning information
Come here for beer – it stocks some 1500 varieties (with an emphasis on Belgian, German, British and, of course, Dutch brews), the largest beer-glass selection around, beer-logoed T-shirts and beer guidebooks to the region. It also carries a small selection of wines.