Oosterpark was laid out in 1891 to accommodate the diamond traders who found their fortunes in the South African mines, and it still has...
De Schreeuw (Theo van Gogh memorial)
This tall silver sculpture in Oosterpark honours free speech and more specifically, controversial filmmaker Theo van Gogh, who was...
The Spreeksteen is a rock podium marking a 'speakers' corner' in Oosterpark, where organized debates occur and people come to voice...
Named after the barfly writer Charles Bukowski, this art-deco cafe is a fine spot to channel the drinking and writing muse. Linger all...
There's often a line to the door at this bare-bones Surinamese place, but don't worry – it moves fast. Place your order – lamb roti...
Slavery memorial information
This monument in Oosterpark commemorates the abolition of slavery in the Netherlands in 1863.