Westerkerk  



 
 
Westerkerk, where Rembrandt was burried and neighbour of Anne Frank's House, is open to the public on weekdays between 10.00 am and 3.00 pm (on Sundays: open for services only from 10.30-11.45 am).
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"Amsterdam has a few of these but this one is very nice"
In Amsterdam you can find several churches that are quite a like the nieuwe kerk the oudekerk and the Westerkerk all have similar features. The Westerkerk...
Written by francien2015, 1 year ago on Tripadvisor
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"I expected more, but was underwhelmed."
For a church built in 1620, this one has been very well maintained. But I wasn't as enthralled by it as some reviewers here. I've been to a ton of...
Written by Dizzle28, 1 year ago on Tripadvisor
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"My Amsterdam Vacay!"
This is the church that Anne Frank mentions hearing in her diary. It's right next door to the museum. The church is beautiful inside and out....
Written by MommaAmp, 1 year ago on Tripadvisor
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"IMPOSING"
What a wonderful Protestant church this is, it is huge and certainly an unmissable landmark. We wondered about paying for the tour but it is well worth...
Written by VangeInternational, 1 year ago on Tripadvisor
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"Stunning Church"
The biggest Church in the Netherlands. Built in the 16th Century and has the most amazing history. During October to April it has a free concert every...
Written by melissa1234750, 1 year ago on Tripadvisor
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"Church next to Anne Frank House"
You can't miss this church when you go to visit the Anne Frank House. This is the church she spoke of in her diary. Just a short distance away. It is...
Written by Lostagainadvisor, 1 year ago on Tripadvisor
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"Westertoren"
It is hard to miss the tower which is part of the Westerkerk and easily viewed from the canal if you are doing a boat tour or if you heading towards the...
Written by PrestonGuild, 1 year ago on Tripadvisor
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"Beautiful tower."
Located near the Anne Frank House is the beautiful West Church and it's fantastic tower ( toren ). The tower looks amazing as does the church,you can...
Written by Neil K, 1 year ago on Tripadvisor
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"Excellent view"
For 6 euro you get taken on a tour literally inside the workings of this wonderful landmark in the city.an enthusiastic tour guide takes only a very small...
Written by 186337Mark, 1 year ago on Tripadvisor
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"Beautiful Church."
Westerkerk ( West Church ) is a stunning looking church that if your visiting the Ann Frank House you cannot fail to see. A Protestant church with its...
Written by Neil K, 1 year ago on Tripadvisor
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"A surprising visit!"
Regrettably my wife was unwell when we visited. However the staff were extremely attentive and kind whilst waiting for the ambulance. Once the medical had...
Written by colinbraid12, 1 year ago on Tripadvisor
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"Anne Frank House"
Visited with our teenage boys. They read the book in school and had a strong interest. It is right beside the Westerkerk. Don’t show up to early as...
Written by Dietmar W, 1 year ago on Tripadvisor
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"Climb The Tower"
My hotel was a 15 second walk to the Westerkerk and I saw it from my balcony and heard the lovely clock tower all of the time. It was marvelous! The...
Written by VanVlerah, 1 year ago on Tripadvisor
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"Exccelent location"
Very close to Madame Tussaud museum, 20 min walk to Amsterdam Central station, very close to the Anne Frank house.
Written by mihail61, 1 year ago on Tripadvisor
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"Tower at the Westerkerk"
Toren means Tower in Dutch. The Westertoren is the tower atop the Westerkerk. It is on the Prinsengracht and Radhuidesstraat corner near The Anne Frank...
Written by bob2bkk, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"The towers in Amsterdam, one of them is Westertoren"
In my opinion, this is more charming than the other two church towers. It is open for a visit with a fee on first come first serve bases. The closing time...
Written by MijnlieverdFH, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Nice view"
It's a short 30 minutes activity: you climb bunch of stairs, hear a bit about the history of the place and finally enjoy a great view. I think it was...
Written by Doronz L, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Nice Tower, Definitely Book Ahead"
Nice tower next to Anne Frank house. Unfortunately for us, we didn't plan far enough ahead and were not able to get tickets for the climb, which was a...
Written by Tomme T, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Awesome"
This is a must see, a real piece of art, standing right next to one of Amsterdam's charming canals, breathing Amsterdam's rich and exotic past....
Written by Rutgerek, 2 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Beautiful Tower"
Very Beautiful Tower nearby Anne Frank. Another beautiful architecture in Amsterdam that must visit by everyone. Unable to climb to top due to some TV...
Written by Ragu88, 3 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Climb to the top"
Probably worth buying your ticket to the top of this before you go and see Anne Frank's house, as you can book your timeslot ahead. It's a great...
Written by pctripman, 3 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"An Amsterdam highlight"
Well worth a visit. The guide takes small groups of 6 on the tour. Adrian was our guide and he was excellent. We found the history of Amsterdam very...
Written by Benell, 3 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Beautiful view, challenging climb"
You have to get tickets couple hours in advance as only 7 people per 30 minutes ar allowed to go upstairs. The climb can be adventures with ship style...
Written by LenaBurlak, 3 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Beautiful sounding carillon"
The biggest protestant church within the Netherlands, located on the bank of the Prinesgracht canal, A beautiful church worth a visit. On leaving the...
Written by JnVSydney, 3 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Boring, can be skipped"
We were there for an evening visit with a lecture. Had not been in that church for 35 years. The inside is still as boring as it was then. The carillion...
Written by Captain_Cee, 3 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Beautiful tower with Imperial Crown designed steeple"
Westertoren is part of the historic Westerkerk (West Kerk) situated between Keizersgracht (canal) and Prinsengracht (canal) in Amsterdam. This is a...
Written by BradJill, 3 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"A bit of a climb!!"
Found the details in The 500 hidden secrets of Amsterdam book and are glad we did it. The Tower is next to Anne Frank's house and is mentioned in her...
Written by jjnorf, 3 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Beautiful tower"
While walking the streets that the tower is located in, it is wonder to listen to the chimes of the carillon. The tower it self is quite beautiful,...
Written by JnVSydney, 3 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Well worth the visit when you're near the Jordaan"
Most people will come to this area of Amsterdam to see the Anne Frank House. Less than one hundred meters away. Well worth the visit to the church, one of...
Written by RonL40, 3 years ago on Tripadvisor
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"Beautiful Church"
This is such a lovely building, its chimes are pretty to hear through the day. Situated close to where Anne Frank hid it has made me pause for thought to...
Written by big-blue-eyes, 3 years ago on Tripadvisor
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