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Muntplein and Munt Tower in Amsterdam De Munt is not the type of square where you sit down at a terrace and enjoy the scenery. It is a busy junction sporting a never-ending jumble of cars, trams, bikes and people.

It is a good place from which to explore the Flower Market, nearby Rembrandtplein, or the Kalverstraat shopping district.

Rembrandtplein to get a new look

Rembrandtplein Amsterdam redesign Rembrandtplein, one of Amsterdam’s favorite centers of nightlife, is getting a makeover.

When finished the square — named after Holland’s most famous painter — will be safer, cleaner and much more beautiful.

The €3.5 million make-over project is scheduled for completion by December, 2009.