Category: Blog

Like the rest of the site, anything related to the City of Amsterdam. Produced by the makers of DutchAmsterdam.nl.

Fake Amsterdam

A row of ’17th century,’ gabled buildings along a square in the center of Amsterdam is not what it seems.

Here’s the story behind the façade — and why what happened here is important for the rest of Amsterdam.

Amsterdam in the snow

Amsterdam was covered under a blanket of snow this morning, and we ventured out to bring you some photos.

OK, we also ate some apple pie at Café Papeneiland — something we highly recommend to anyone who visits Amsterdam.