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“Great view and food on the top floor” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Central Library (Openbare Bibliotheek)

Central Library (Openbare Bibliotheek)
Oosterdokskade 143, 1011 Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Binnenstad)
020 5230900
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Ranked #3 of 300 attractions in Amsterdam
Type: Libraries
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Great view and food on the top floor”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

I really like the layout of this library and its very modern.
But do not think its just a place with books, go to the top floor and eat at La Place and enjoy the view! It is very worth it!

Visited September 2013
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“A must to visit and have coffee and lunch!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

A must to visit, the cafeteria at the top of the library gives you a great view over the city centre and with that you have an excellent choice for lunch. A very popular place. The building itself is also worth taking a tour, fantastic place.

Visited September 2013
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“Do not miss the Amsterdam Library!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Food and views on the top floor make this a needed stop on your trip. The actual library is also over the top with books, cd/DVD and art work.

It is by far one of the nicest libraries. Happy to recommend!

Visited August 2013
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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“The nicest libary I know!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

Just enjoy yourself reading books or having lunchor dinner @ the rooftop with an incredible view over amsterdam. The building is very modern.

Visited March 2013
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“La Place has fantastic food.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

Do not miss this place if you are in the city. Thoroughly enjoyed the soups and salads. The view from the top floor of the library was fabulous.

Visited August 2013
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