Amsterdam City Archives, Amsterdam

4.5
#44 of 118 in Museums in Amsterdam
The Amsterdam City Archives (Dutch: Stadsarchief Amsterdam) preserves documents pertaining to the history of Amsterdam and provides information about the city. With archives covering a shelf-length of about 50 kilometres, the Amsterdam City Archives is the largest municipal archive in the world.
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  • I just visited Modern Perspectives - the exhibition about Photography and Film in Amsterdam in the 20s and 30s and it's so impressive. And so is the whole building, the cafe and standing exhibition.....  more »
  • The archives has a lot of historical records but also so much more. The building was designed by a famous architect and was restored to it's original splendor some years ago. The exterior has statues....  more »
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  • Very friendly staff and nice place to get to know the history of the city
  • Just a temporary exhibit, Fietsstad Amsterdam, but very nicely done! It wasn’t too large, thus managed to keep my interest all way through. Also, very affordable entrance 😉

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