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Gay Tourist Information Centre

Spuistraat 44, 1012 Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Dam Square)
+31 (0)20 - 330 14 61
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Ranked #182 of 284 Activities in Amsterdam
Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers, Sightseeing Tours
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Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers, Sightseeing Tours

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
42 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Despite having prebooked my information pack online, it was not ready for collection. Additionally NO free gadget or cup of cofffee as stated on the website. We didn't feel welcomed. I tried to strike up some conversation with the guy at the counter, asking about pubs and clubs, but was met with short answers - it was quite clear that... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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47 reviews 47 reviews
15 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

Up to date information, very friendly staff with a great sense of humor. The staff even apologized for the "long" waiting line and waiting time. But, to be honest we didn't have to wait more than 3 or 4 minutes and we're in a relaxed holiday mood.

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Athens, Greece
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

My boyfriend and I (we're both 20), found this on our way to the Anne Frank House. We were impressed and fascinated. Even if you're heterosexual, stop by if it's on the way. Because there you can find great souveniers for your gay or lesbian friends. The postcards were really funny. :) Also, the workers are the perfect example of... More 

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Regina Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2012

I was directed to this location for some hot, good coffee on a cold rainy day. My hubby enjoyed a great cup of coffee and we recieved some excellent directions to the sites. The gentlemen were kind and friendly. Oh and they gave us a free map :)

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2010

Have just returned from a short holiday in Amsterdam and want to introduce Hans at the Gay Tourist Information Centre. Spuistraat 44. Hans and his partner run the Information Centre and has the most amazing knowledge of what available in Amsterdam, GAY and STRAIGHT. Hans has created a shop and centre that exude friendliness and welcome. I would put Hans... More 

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