Plantage

Interesting
Urbanised in the late 19C, this neighbourhood owes its French name to its numerous parks and botanical and zoological gardens. For a long time this was where the middle classes lived, including from Amsterdam's Jewish community.

Useful information

Address : 

Plantage Middenlaan, 1018 DA Amsterdam

Nearby tourist attractions

Hortus Botanicus
Hortus Botanicus
This garden was created in the 17C at
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Former Museum of Trade Unions
Former Museum of Trade Unions
This building, nicknamed "de Burcht"
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Hollandse Schouwburg
Hollandse Schouwburg
From 1942-43, this former theatre was
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Zoological Garden (Artis)
Zoological Garden (Artis)
This large, beautifully maintained park
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Verzetsmuseum
Verzetsmuseum
Film clips, sound recordings, images and
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Jewish Historical Museum (Joods Historich Museum) Jewish Historical Museum (Joods Historich Museum)
Jewish Historical Museum (Joods Historich Museum)
This museum occupies four synagogues
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Former Museum of Trade Unions
Former Museum of Trade Unions
This building, nicknamed "de Burcht"
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Hollandse Schouwburg
Hollandse Schouwburg
From 1942-43, this former theatre was
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Portuguese Synagogue (Portugese Synagogue) Portuguese Synagogue (Portugese Synagogue)
Portuguese Synagogue (Portugese Synagogue)
This building is the work of Elias
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