One of two churches located in the Begijnhof, the Engelse Kerk was built around 1392. It eventually was rented out to the local...
Located in the Begijnhof, the Houten Huis sits at no 34. It dates from around 1465, making it the oldest preserved wooden house in the...
This enclosed former convent dates from the early 14th century. It’s a surreal oasis of peace, with tiny houses and postage-stamp...
This huge art-deco space is quiet as auntie's back garden during the day, but after 5pm weeknights it transforms into a lively bar for...
So what if every tourist and business visitor eats here? Sometimes the herd gets it right. The 'Five Flies' is a classic, spread out...
Begijnhof Kapel information
Contained within the Begijnhof and dating from 1671, this is a 'clandestine' chapel where the Beguines were forced to worship after the Calvinists took away their Gothic church. Go through the dog-leg entrance to find marble columns, stained-glass windows and murals commemorating the Miracle of Amsterdam.