Trippenhuis, Amsterdam

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The Trippenhuis is a neoclassical canal mansion in the centre of Amsterdam. It was built in 1660–1662 for the wealthy Amsterdam weapons traders Louis and Hendrick Trip. Many references to weaponry can be seen on its facade. Since 1887 it has been the seat of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW).
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  • Trippenhuis was a canal mansion in the centre of Amsterdam. It was built in in 1660–1662 for the weapons traders Louis and Hendrick Trip. Since. Since 1887 it has been the seat of the Royal...  more »
  • Trippenhuis, located at Klovenienrsburgwal street #29, was once the mansion of two wealthy Trip brothers who made their money in the arms trade in the 1600's. Its claim to fame is probably its width.....  more »
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  • Very interesting building. Hosts the Royal Dutch Science academy. If you take a tour you can learn a lot about the Dutch 16th century history.
  • Great architecture, love walking by. Different than most in Amsterdam

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