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National Monument, Amsterdam

National Monument - Amsterdam, The Netherlands
National Monument
Gravenstraat, Amsterdam, The Netherlands 1012 NMMap
+31 20 702 6000(Tourist Information)
Neighborhood: Dam Square
Overview

Located at Dam Square, The National Monument was unveiled on on May 4th, 1956 in honor of those who died during World War II. The monument is a 73 feet (22 meter) tall obelisk, with two stone lions standing beneath. Every year on May 4th, you will find a large gathering of dignitaries, as well as many other people, commemorating the victims of the war.

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  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: Dam
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