Famed Dutch Renaissance architect Hendrick de Keyser built the 'Southern Church' in 1611. The interior is now used for private events,...
This is the former office of the mighty Dutch East India Company (VOC), which was the globe's very first multinational corporation. You...
De Bekeerde Suster
It's got the brew tanks, it's got the beautiful hardwood interior, it's even got the history – a 16th-century brewery-cloister run by...
Humble little Nyonya makes a mean bowl of laksa (spicy noodle soup), a complex rendang curry (spicy and coconutty) and several other...
Kloveniersburgwal 29 · interesting places nearby
After making their fortune in arms-dealing, the Trip brothers commissioned a young Dutch architect, Justus Vingboons, to build the Trippenhuis in 1660. It's a greystone mansion with eight Corinthian columns across two houses, one for each brother. In a nod to their ignoble profession, the chimneys are shaped like mortars. It's closed to the public, but worth a gander from the street.