Gemeenlandshuis van Delfland
Look for the opulent facade of the Gemeenlandshuis van Delfland across the canal from the Oude Kerk. It dates from 1505.
Municipal Museum het Prinsenhof
Opposite the Oude Kerk, the former convent where William of Orange (William the Silent) was assassinated in 1584 (the bullet hole in the...
Behind the Town Hall , the Waag is a 1536 weigh house. Its giant green doors were installed in 1644.
De Oude Jan
Student-friendly hours and frequent live bands taking to the umbrella-shaded courtyard's outdoor stage (the timber-lined café ...
La Vieux Jean
Brilliant displays of flowers grace the front window of the fine French bistro, which serves a delicious steak frites (French fries)...
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Oude Kerk information
The Gothic Oude Kerk, founded in 1246, is a surreal sight: its 75m-high tower leans nearly 2m from the vertical due to subsidence caused by its canal location, hence its nickname Scheve Jan ('Leaning Jan'). One of the tombs inside the church is Vermeer's.