Established in 1638, this venerable garden became a repository for tropical seeds and plants brought in (read: smuggled out of other...
This historic theatre – first known as the Artis Theatre after its inception in 1892 – quickly became a hub of cultural life in...
If the three catchwords for real estate are location, location and location, then Koosje – situated between the Artis Royal Zoo and the...
Café Smith en Voogt
Equal parts refined and relaxed, this high-ceilinged, high-spirited cafe is an ideal spot to stop for lunch or a coffee when visiting...
Plantage Parklaan · interesting places nearby
Opposite the Hortus Botanicus, this park is a brilliant, willow-shaded spot for lazing by the Nieuwe Herengracht. Its most significant feature is the Auschwitz Memorial, designed by Dutch writer Jan Wolkers: a panel of broken mirrors installed in the ground reflects the sky.