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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Amsterdam skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Amsterdam architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Amsterdam are included on this list. Information about these Amsterdam buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Amsterdam and older historic landmarks.

Everything from Artis to Amsterdam Arena is included on this list.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Amsterdam?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Amsterdam. Famous architectural houses within the city of Amsterdam are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
Amsterdam Arena is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Amsterdam Buildings & Structures
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Amsterdam Arena is a stadium in Amsterdam, Netherlands. It is the largest stadium in the country and it was built from 1993 to 1996 at a cost of €140 million, and was officially opened on 14 August 1996. It has been used for association football, American football, concerts and other events. The ...more

City/Town: Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Amsterdamse Poort is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Amsterdam Buildings & Structures
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Amsterdamse Poort


The Amsterdamse Poort is a shopping centre in the Amsterdam borough Amsterdam Zuidoost stadsdeel. It was opened in 1987. This shopping centre is the largest in Amsterdam. It is located near the Amsterdam Bijlmer ArenA railway station and the ArenA Boulevard. In the shopping centre there is a ...more

City/Town: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Artis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Amsterdam Buildings & Structures
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Artis


Artis, short for Natura Artis Magistra, is a zoo in the centre of Amsterdam. It is the oldest zoo in the Netherlands and one of the oldest zoos of mainland Europe. Artis Royal Zoo is not just a zoo, it also contains an aquarium and a planetarium. Artis also has an arboretum and a fairly large art ...more

City/Town: Amsterdam, Netherlands

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Astoria, Amsterdam is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Amsterdam Buildings & Structures
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Astoria, Amsterdam


Astoria is a Jugendstil office building at Keizersgracht 174-176 in Amsterdam, built in 1904-1905 as the headquarters of the Eerste Hollandsche Levensverzekerings Bank insurance company. The building, at the intersection of the Keizersgracht and Leliegracht canals, served as the international ...more

City/Town: Amsterdam, Netherlands