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"de Waag" De Waag Tip by mightywease

De Waag, Amsterdam: 16 reviews and 20 photos

  Steve outside de Waag
by mightywease

Once part of the city walls the impressive Waag has been a weigh house, where merchants brought their produce to be weighed and measured, housed an operating theatre – where Rembrandt painted “The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Tulp”, a place of public executions and is now a very pleasant bar and café.
Even if you decide not to stop for a coffee and a cake it’s worth going to look at the very striking building.

Address: Nieuwmarkt 4
Phone: +31 20 557 9898

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jul 16, 2005
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