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Presidential Palace

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Presidential Palace

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Hermes_NL 🇳🇱 wrote a review Mar 2020
Amsterdam, The Netherlands19,699 contributions31,268 helpful votes
The Palace is an attractive colonial building perched on the spacious Independence Square. Formerly the residence of the Dutch governor of Suriname, it is now the work address of the president. Hopefully the young country will be able to retain and maintain these historical
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Date of experience: February 2020
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michael c wrote a review May 2019
Stockholm, Sweden947 contributions269 helpful votes
nice location and a fantastic old building. a pity the president don't use this as his house and home during the presidency.
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Date of experience: May 2019
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Nastame wrote a review Oct 2018
Harrogate, United Kingdom1,614 contributions477 helpful votes
This is an attractive building that houses an institution that is not currently favoured across the world for his past association's. This is why its not a good idea to take photos. The pure white building provides an attractive site in the strong sunlight.
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Date of experience: October 2018
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Ammiel M wrote a review Dec 2017
20 contributions1 helpful vote
In colonial times this was the residence of the governor of Suriname. Nowadays it's part of the presidents cabinet. So the president is not living in it. It's not possible to visit the building inside, however it's beautiful from the outside and near other sightseeing places in
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Date of experience: August 2017
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Poleinahole wrote a review Oct 2017
Switzerland1,756 contributions1,442 helpful votes
Could only see it by driving by from the outside but it is impressive. A policeman in a car chased my taxi driver when he stopped so I could take a photo and said we needed to park and walk over to take photos. But when he saw I was a tourist he relented.
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Date of experience: October 2017
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