Category Archives: Churches/Religions

Amsterdam by Rick Steves

Filled with history and happy-go-lucky, Amsterdam is a delight to explore. This uniquely entertaining city shows us Rembrandts and Van Goghs, more bikes than cars, flirting prostitutes, and pot-filled coffeeshops — all under tall, skinny facades leaning out below quaint … Continue reading

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The ‘Jewish Amsterdam Tour’ is operated by Naomi Koopmans, a Dutch/Israeli Jewish woman who was born and bred in the Netherlands. Naomi obtained her B.A. degree in General History and her M.A. degree in Religious Sciences at Tel Aviv University … Continue reading

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In the diary of her life during the Second World War, Anne Frank wrote that she could hear the bells of the Westerkerk. Indeed, the Anne Frank House is just a stone’s throw away from Amsterdam’s — no, Holland’s — most … Continue reading

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Churches / Religious services

Whatever your faith, you can probably find a religious service to meet your beliefs in Amsterdam. CATHOLIC CHURCHES (schedules) DE KRIJTBERG – Singel 448, 623-1923 Services: Mon till Fri 12:30 en 17:45, Sat 12:30, Sun 09:30, 11:00 (latin) and 12:30. … Continue reading

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