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Amsterdam City Archives Show How the City Was Made

Open house

The Amsterdam City Archives, located in historic building De Bazel is the historical documentation center of Amsterdam, housing 50 kilometers of archives, a historical topographical collection with millions of maps, drawings and pictures, a library and extensive audio, film and photo archives. All these archives show how today’s city was made in the past. During WeMakeThe.City you can visit the treasure chambers of the City Archives for free. Don’t forget to have a look at the City Bookshop!