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Jacob Hooij Kloveniersburgwal 10 T 020/624 3041. Mon 1–6pm, Tues–Fri 10am–6pm, Sat 10am–5pm. In business at this address since 1778, this is a traditional homeopathic chemist P L A C E S The Old Centre city’s poshest pen shop, with an excellent selection of pens and writing accessories. German soldiers from shopping on the ground ﬂoor, where the store’s Jewish employees were concentrated, as they always had been, in the luxury goods section. Nowadays it’s good for clothes, accessories and kids’ stuff.
The rest of the house is similarly untouched, its original furnishings reminiscent of interiors by Vermeer or De Hooch. The Amstelkring Oudezijds Voorburgwal 40. Mon–Sat 10am–5pm, Sun 1–5pm. e7. A few metres north of the Oude Kerk is the clandestine Amstelkring, a former Catholic church, now one of Amsterdam’s most enjoyable museums. The Amstelkring – “Amstel Circle” – is named after the group of nineteenth-century historians who saved the building from demolition, but its proper name is Ons Lieve Heer Op Solder (“Our Dear Lord in the Attic”).
53 Ī THE OLD CENTRE ̆ Nieuwe Kerk Despite its name, Nieuwe Kerk is a ﬁfteenthcentury Gothic affair that is now used for state occasions and exhibitions. 51 Ī THE OLD CENTRE ̄ Westerkerk Amsterdam is celebrated for its soaring church spires, and this is one of its most striking. 70 Ī THE GRACHTENGORDEL ̆ Oude Kerk Ancient Gothic church with fantastic sixteenth-century stained glass windows. 52 Ī THE OLD CENTRE Contents Ideas Food and drink 38 Dutch food ̄ Indonesian food traditionally tends Don’t leave Amsterdam without trying one of its Indonesian restaurants – the most positive legacy of its colonial past.