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Thorbeckeplein

Thorbeckeplein, 1017 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Thorbeckeplein

This is a nice little square with a statue of Johan Rudolph Thorbecke, who in the 1840s reformed... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2018
PrestonGuild
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United Kingdom
Beautiful.

Although not as boisterous as the neighbouring square Rembrandtplein,,Thorbeckeplein is no less... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2018
Neil K
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Thorbeckeplein, 1017 Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

This is a nice little square with a statue of Johan Rudolph Thorbecke, who in the 1840s reformed the Dutch Constitution. There are some nice building to look at as well as some bars and cafes. It is a nice area to admire as we...More

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Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Although not as boisterous as the neighbouring square Rembrandtplein,,Thorbeckeplein is no less beautiful and is a superb square to visit. Beautiful buildings flank the square and there are some really nice bars and restaurants here including Coco's Outback ,Bastille Thorbeckeplein,Brazil Music Bar and many more...More

Thank Neil K
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Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

The square is lined on one side with bars, a night club and a coffee shop, on the other side with a hotel and a few restaurants. Main nice feature of this place is the outdoor pavillions fronting the bars on one side, which must...More

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Reviewed October 24, 2016

Thorbeckeplein is a small, cafe-lined square just off Rembrandtplein in central Amsterdam. The area is named after Johan Rudolph Thorbecke, the 19th century statesman who played a critical role in reforming the Dutch Constitution in the 1840s. You can see a statue to Thorbecke at...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful and fun area, lots of restaurants, bars, and nightlife. Very safe, we never felt scared walking around even late at night.

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Reviewed March 16, 2016

A not very big square,with a lot of restaurants and pubs with canal view at one of its ends.Nice atmosphere,probably nicer in summer days.

Thank zuv
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Reviewed September 16, 2015

It's a small square next to the Rembrandt square. There is a statue of Johan Rudolph Thorbecke, a person who had an important roll in the Constitution of the Netherlands. It's used to be a place with bars but now it's famous with restaurants, live...More

Thank Solodam J
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Reviewed August 28, 2015

Thorbeckeplein is directly adjacent to Rembrandtplein. As a result, all of the Rembrandtplein pubs and eateries and people are accessible to Thorbeckeplein as well. You can sit at the southern end and enjoy a view of the canal.

Thank axs666
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