Max Euwe, Amsterdam

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Hundreds of thousands of people in the Netherlands play chess or are interested in one of its numerous aspects. Some 20,000 have been organized: they belong to a chess club. Quite a few people have found the way to the Max Euwe-Centrum, but many have no idea at all of its facilities and possibilities.
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  • There you go only for the 2 reasons of the title, otherwise it does not offer anything particular. There is a small statue and a large chessboard on the ground. Illuminated for Christmas is a little more beautiful but does not really represent anything particular.
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  • This bronze statue that was made bij artist Jose Fijnaut was as a remembrance of Max Eeuw, a Dutch chess Grandmaster and also a mathematician. At the same location there is also a museum "Max Eeuw Cen...  more »
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  • A must-see for anyone with any interest in chess who's visiting Amsterdam. My wife's involvement in chess is essentially limited to enjoying movies such as Searching For Bobby Fischer and even she loved it. Unexpectedly great.
  • To play chess on the square is a rather good idea. Couldn't find the centre to visit
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