The Grachtenhuis museum has a new exposition that opened the 15th of June. Amsterdam: a new perspective will be on display until the 29th of July and has an audio tour and brochures in Dutch, English and French.
Amsterdam through the eyes of Marcel Bajard
During this exposition the famous architect Marcel Bajard takes the audience through his Amsterdam with drawings and sketches of the city. He shows that the beauty of the city isn’t based on a happy coincidence, but that it lies in the development of art and architecture over the years. If you want to explore one of the beautiful canal houses, we can recommend a visit to Museum van Loon.
More about the Grachtenhuis Museum
At the Grachtenhuis Museum visitors can learn more about the famous Amsterdam canals. Every year, tens of thousands of visitors get acquainted with one of the most spectacular urban expansions in the world; the seventeenth-century canal belt of Amsterdam. This Grachtengordel is a cluster of these special values, qualities, stories and studies, and therefore permanently in development.
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Amsterdam Walking Tour
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