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 Tropenmuseum houses a three-storey collection of colonial artefacts, presented with insight, imagination and a fair amount of...
So you've done Oosterpark – sought out all the monuments and found the wild parrots chattering in the trees – and now you need a drink...
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...
The Spreeksteen is a rock podium marking a 'speakers' corner' in Oosterpark, where organized debates occur and people come to voice their opinion on all sorts of topics. The free speech monument was established in 2005.