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Belle, Amsterdam

Belle - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Belle
Oudekerksplein, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 1012 GXMap
+31 20 702 6000(Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Old City Centre/Old Side
Overview

This pint-sized statue located beside the Oude Kerkin the center of Amsterdam's Red Light District was erected in honor of the millions of people throughout Amsterdam (and the world) who work in the sex trade, willingly or not. The statue was commissioned by the Prostitute Information Center's founder and operator Mariska Majoor, and was unveiled in March 2007 as part of the Red Light District's Second Open Day. Belle is the work of Dutch artist Els Rijerse and is made of steel reinforced bronze on top of a granite plinth.

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  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: Dam
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