"Oude Kerk" Old Church - Oude Kerk Tip by June.b

Old Church - Oude Kerk, Amsterdam: 48 reviews and 118 photos

by June.b
  • Oude Kerk - Amsterdam
  • Oude Kerk - Amsterdam
  • Oude Kerk - Amsterdam
  • street urinals juz beside the church..sweet! - Amsterdam
      street urinals juz beside the church..sweet!
    by June.b
  • our group tour - Amsterdam
      our group tour
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Literally translated as "old church" and so is the oldest church of amsterdam located right on the red light district. There are thousands of famous personalities buried on this church, indeed, the church itself is constructed in a cemetery - rings a bell - remember the poltergeist movie?

Ironically (or is it?), the church is surrounded by prostitutes on windows. I think our guide was right about the logic in there - prostitute + church = forgiveness of sins right at your doorstep! Who would have thought?

Address: Oudekerksplein 23
Phone: +31-20-6258284
Website: http://www.oudekerk.nl

Review Helpfulness: 2 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jun 20, 2010
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