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.Plan to see Max Euwe Centrum and other attractions that appeal to you using our Amsterdam online day trip planner.
Max Euwe Centrum reviews
Smallish square, a bit weirdly laid out, sporting café's, bars and restaurants, people lounging outside on warm days. There is an outsized chess board here, you can usually find a stranger willing to.... more »
There's only 1 big chess board on the centrum where you can challenge stranger for a friendly game of chess after checking out Max Euwe Museum or have something to drink at HardRock Cafe. more »
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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