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Culture

Here you will see a listing of all the cultural parts of the city.


A total of 17 items in this category.

Edams museum
Edams museum
Museum
The Museum is open on Tuesday till Saturday between 10.00 am and 04.30 p.m.   Su... 
Cheese warehouse De Koophandel
Cheese warehouse De Koophandel
Industrial buildings
Traditional Dutch cheese warehouse. On a picturesque canal in Edam, behind a row of h... 
The Music Room
The Music Room
Demonstration of musical instruments
European stringed instruments. Guitar, harp and violin are well known instruments.... 
Ship-yard
Ship-yard
Ship-yard
The "scheepswerf met helling" is a very old ship-yard wich still repairs the traditio... 
Carillon
Carillon
Church
There are records of a Church, formerly called the Church of Our Dear Lady, on this s... 
Dam Square
Dam Square
Civil engineering structures
This is considered to be the town center. Walk up onto the Dam and take a seat on one... 
Windmill Edam
Windmill Edam
Windmill with low sails (internal turning)
The windmill of the Zuidpolder is a so called 'Grondzeiler', draining the Zui... 
Great Church or Saint Nicholas Church
Great Church or Saint Nicholas C
Church
This Great Church, of cathedral dimensions, is one of Edam's proudest possessions... 
Kwakelbrug
Kwakelbrug
Bridge
The construction of this bridge is interesting: the counter-balanced overhead section... 
Proveniershof
Proveniershof
Government building
The Proveniershof or Proeve is an group of alms houses set up in 1555 bij Jan Claeszo... 
Twin gables
Twin gables
Architecture
In the DOELLAND, at the numbers 3 and 5, there is an example of "twin" gables. These ... 
The Cheese Weighhouse
The Cheese Weighhouse
Government building
The Cheese Weigh-house dates, as can be seen from the brightly painted facade, from 1... 
Gemeenlandshuis
Gemeenlandshuis
Government building
This is the building of the 'Hoogheemraadschap van de Uitwaterende Sluizen', ... 
Oldest Wooden House
Oldest Wooden House
Architecture
Next to the bakery, on the corner of the Breestraat is the famous Oldest Wooden House... 
Dam
Dam
Bridge
The DAM, incorporating lock gates, was built in 1544 on the orders of Emperor Karel V... 
Fort near Edam
Fort near Edam
Defence Line of Amsterdam (UNESCO)
Did you ever notice a grey structure or green hill set within the landscape unexpecte... 
Former Post office
Former Post office
Government building
The building was designed by C.H. Peters, architect of the city of Amsterdam, among o... 
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