Nijlpaardenbrug, Amsterdam

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  • The bridge is Leidsebrug ( Leidse bridge), a bridge on Leidseplein over the canal "Singelgracht". It's typical the work of the Amsterdamse School style of architecture. At both end of the bridge...  more »
  • Walking from the Leidseplein, across the Leidsebrug, towards the Max Euweplein, I noticed the figureheads decorating the corners of the bridge's bulwarks, two lion heads and two hippo heads, although....  more »
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  • Nijlpaardenbrug or Hippopotamus Bridge (Bridge 1907) is a pedestrian drawbridge in the Plantage Kerklaan over the Entrepotdok. The brightly-colored bridge is one of several connecting the Eastern Islands around Artis, which all have animal names and form a cycle route.

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