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“The nicest libary I know!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Central Library (Openbare Bibliotheek)

Central Library (Openbare Bibliotheek)
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$36.50*
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Ranked #10 of 454 things to do in Amsterdam
Certificate of Excellence
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
“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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“Interesting Architecture & Wonderful Cafe”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Wander through to see the modern architecture, lighting, and fun furniture in the library, and the famous "Mouse House" in the children's area. Sometimes the library has Special Exhibit that's worth checking out. The cafe on 7th floor is an outstanding eatery at reasonable prices. Views are nice too! (Free wifi).

Visited August 2013
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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“Perfect lunch”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

Go to the top floor (7) and have lunch while looking out to the top of Amsterdam. The food is very good and reasonable prices

Visited August 2013
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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“views of the city”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

take the lift to the top floor for a panoramic view of the city. have a coffee or lunch in the restaurant.

Visited August 2013
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