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Address: Stationsplein, 1012 AB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: 09008011
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Completed in 1889 and located in the heart of town, this neo-Renaissance...

Completed in 1889 and located in the heart of town, this neo-Renaissance rail station was designed by P.J.H. Cuypers, the same person who designed the famous Rijksmuseum.

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Cool place. Well sign posted. Lots of places for help if you need it. Well connected obviously easy to get to

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Cool place. Well sign posted. Lots of places for help if you need it. Well connected obviously easy to get to

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great place to take multiple choices of transportation to all locations of Amsterdam. Very modern design with lots of places to sit and relax while people watching. Good shopping area too.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

this station has souvenir shops and cafes inside. the place is busy and kept clean. the building is beautiful and so central to everything to get to.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

travellers must be extra careful travelling thru the trains on that station these groups are very active and well trained

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

You can take a train from the airport to this station. At central stration you cross the tracks to the main street and you are in the Red light district. Have yourself some hot chocolate and brownies

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have used this place before and always think how nice it would be to see such efficiency in the UK. Clear signs, regular trains, everything works.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We came in from Germany and very easy to get around. They have 15 terminals and everything is layed out quite well. Very impressed how easy it was. Trains come 15 minutes earlier than time stated and it leaves exactly as stated.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Eerything is clear and there are information services all over. The trains are amazing, although the locals still complain, perhaps their high demands make the system great) Visa electron is not accepted in the machines, get some coins or pay at the counter, no problem.

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Quite an imposing building ,typical Amsterdam architecture, very busy inside but easy to navigate platforms and find your train

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Amsterdam Cetraal Station is the most beautifull train station I ever seen. The piano placed in the inside of the station was a great idea, all the time is live music there :)

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Amsterdam’s buzzing hub, with its sprawling network of tram rails and a seemingly constant flow of tourists and commuters, yields convenient access to some of the best sightseeing, shopping, and street life in Europe. Closest at hand are the Royal Palace, the quaint shops of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods such as the Red Light District, and the Canal Ring hardly more than a moment’s stroll away. With the well-connected Centraal Station as Centrum’s base, it's easy to travel farther afield via one of the city’s iconic trams.
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