Memorial in Nieuwmarkt, Plantage & the Eastern Islands

Hollandsche Schouwburg

Few theatres have had a history of such highs and lows. It was opened as the Artis Theatre in 1892 and became a hub of cultural life in Amsterdam, staging major dramas and operettas. In WWII the occupying Germans tu…
Memorial in De Pijp

Sarphati Memorial

In the Sarphatipark, this 1886 temple incorporates a fountain, gargoyles and a bust of Samuel Sarphati (1813–66), after whom the park is named.