Overlooking a canal in the Red Light District, the Oude Kerk is the oldest monument in Amsterdam, dating from 1250. Inside, it has painted wooden ceilings, box pews and choir stalls with irreverent misericords.

Facts & Stats on the Oude Kerk

Go Historic ID
318151
Names
Oude Kerk
Nicolaaskerk
Dates
1250-1566

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Oudekerksplein
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Website
www.oudekerk.nl
Contact
020/625-8284

Resources for the Oude Kerk

  1. Official Website of the Oude Kerk Official website.

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Oude Kerk - Amsterdam, Netherlands