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Amsterdam Tourist Attractions Netherlands - When looking for the best attractions in Amsterdam, you will find many different sections of town to explore. Regardless if monument browsing is your thing or you enjoy taking pictures of historic buildings, the Amsterdam attractions that have been bringing in the tourists are some of the most visiting in the area. If you are searching for a starting point to check out attractions in Amsterdam, you may want to head for Dam Square.

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It is at Dam Square that you will find the breathtaking Amsterdam tourist attraction called the Royal Palace. This popular point of interest is situated in a section of the city considered the pulse of the area. Throughout the square, a wealth of souvenir shops, street performances and satisfying dining selections are situated. Other events and concerts are also held here.

Some of the Amsterdam tourist attractions you may choose to visit during a tour of the city include the Arlington Street Church, Amsterdam Harbor Islands State Park, Acorn Street, Harpoon Brewery, and Thomas Park & Dorchester Heights.

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Amstelkring
Oudezijds Voorburgwal 40
Amsterdam, Netherlands
When visiting this church, you will find a gem in the Catholic community. This attraction dates back to the 17th century, presentingrooms, halls, and staircases that date back to the 17th and 18th centuries.

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Theater Instituut Nederland
Herengracht 168
Amsterdam, Netherlands
This popular tourist attraction serves many different purposes. Here, you will find a theater, museum, as well as a library

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Vondel Church
Vondelstraat 120, D
Amsterdam, Netherlands
When checking out this church, you will encounter a specimen dating back to the 18th century. Some of the features attracting tourists include the three towers and 360-degree visibility.

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Westerkerk
Prinsengracht 281
Amsterdam, Netherlands
To experience one of the most famous churches in Amsterdam, you might want to head for this tourist attraction. Dating back to 1638, the tower and the history are some of the identifying qualities that makes this attractions special.

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Artis
Plantage Kerklaan 38-40
Amsterdam, Netherlands
To explore an assortment of animals (more than 8,000 to be exact), you will also meet with an explosion of wondrous natural beauty. Trees and other historic buildings are situated at this tourist attraction.

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Schreierstoren
Amsterdam, Netherlands
When looking for a worthy building filled with history to explore, you will not be disappointed with this location. Here, an alluring brick tower and antiquarian bookshop is some of the features of this site.

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Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam
Plantage Middenlaan 2a
Amsterdam, Netherlands
When checking out this botanical gem, you won't be disappointed. Here, more than 6,000 various examples of plant life can be found at this location.

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Keukenhof
Stationsweg 166 A.
Amsterdam, Netherlands
This might be the largest flower garden that the world possesses. Here, more than 7 million blooms call this location its home.

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Mozes en Aäronkerk
Waterlooplein 205
Amsterdam, Netherlands
This church can be found on Waterloo square, which is located opposite the town hall. An interesting past is also attached to this site, which has roots in the Catholic historic record.

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Agnietenkapel (Universiteitsmuseum)
Oudezijds Voorburgwal 231
Amsterdam, Netherlands
At this site, you will encounter both a university chapel and museum that stands for "the Chapel of Holy Agnes." Originally built close to the end of the 1300s, displays of lovely portraits can be found within the impressive lecture hall.

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Amsterdam Interesting Facts

  • Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport is actually four meters below sea level.
  • Amsterdam has over 300 coffee shops that can legally sell up to 5 grams of soft drugs to each person.
  • Amsterdam boasts more museums than any other city in the world per square meter
  • Amsterdam is the largest city in the Netherlands.
  • The world famous Koh-I-Noor diamond was cut in Amsterdam
  • 75% of the world's flower bulb production comes from the Netherlands.
  • Amsterdam is built entirely on piles, huge stakes driven into the ground.
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