monument

Amsterdam is a city with a rich history, a history reflected in its thousands of monuments. From its 17th century Canal Ring and canal-side properties, to architectural icons from subsequent centuries and a whole host of public statues and art, Amsterdam monuments tell countless stories.

Towers of Amsterdam

Amsterdam may not be known for its skyscrapers, but there are a few notable landmarks that soar high above the city's low rise skyline. Here's our gui...

Riekermolen - Windmill

De Borcht 10
1083 AC AMSTERDAM
De Riekermolen is a historic polder drainage windmill that dates back to 1636. It sits proudly on the bank of the River Amstel in ...

Mozes en Aäronkerk

Waterlooplein 205
1011 PG AMSTERDAM
Located on Amsterdam’s Waterlooplein, the Mozes en Aäronkerk (Moses and Aaron Church) has a long and interesting history. The curr...

Montelbaanstoren

Oudeschans 2
1011 KX AMSTERDAM
This historic tower on Amsterdam’s Oude Schans canal was built around 1517 to defend the eastern side of the harbour from potentia...

Posthoornkerk - Church

Haarlemmerstraat 124-126
1013 EX AMSTERDAM
Built by P.J.H. Cuypers – the famous architect responsible for Amsterdam’s Central Station and Rijksmuseum – in 1863, the Posthoor...

Oud-Katholieke Kerk - Church

Ruysdaelstraat 37
1071 XA AMSTERDAM
Dating from 1914, the Old Catholic Church on the Ruysdaelstraat succeeded the secret church HH. Petrus en Paulus on the Barndestee...
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Vondelpark

Vondelpark
1071 AA AMSTERDAM
The Vondelpark is Amsterdam's most popular park, attracting thousands of tourists, residents and everyone in between every day.

Landgoed De Olmenhorst

Lisserweg 481
2165 AS LISSERBROEK
Landgoed de Olmenhorst (Olmenhorst estate) is a green oasis that can be found in Lisserbroek, a village located north of Leiden. T...

Sint Olofskapel

Prins Hendrikkade 59-72
1012 AD AMSTERDAM
The original Sint Olofskapel (Saint Olof’s chapel) was built between 1440 and 1450, making it the oldest chapel in Amsterdam. It w...