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Published on 25 January 2023

Review and survey Amsterdam Light Festival

Piet Hein tunnel open again

Published on Monday, January 23
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The Piet Heintunnel is open again. The tunnel is ready for the future. All technical installations have been replaced, the ceilings at the entrance to the tunnel have been given a heat-resistant layer, the escape doors have been renewed and the aspha...

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Kans op gratis buurtconcert tijdens Grachtenfestival

Published on Monday, January 16
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Als bewoner kun je je eigen buurt opgeven voor een gratis concert van het Grachtenfestival in augustus. Alle buurten in de stad maken kans op een concert. Reageer voor 20 januari. Voorwaarde is dat het concert een echte buurtactiviteit moet zijn voor...

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Bright Light Photography: 2022 and plans for this year

Published on Sunday, January 15
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February 24, 2022 was a turbulent day with storm clouds, literally and figuratively. A day we will all undoubtedly remember. This was also the first day that I was photographing for the Plantage neighborhood and right at the National Holocaust Names ...

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Your neighborhood or street from gray to green

Published on Monday, January 2
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De Plantage is perhaps the greenest neighborhood in Amsterdam. But… it can always be even greener. Get to work now for later….. Are you tired of that gray concrete look and could your street or neighborhood use a refresh? Plan ahead and plant l...

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National monument ‘De Volharding’ in ARTIS sustainably restored

Published on Monday, December 19
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In ARTIS, the restoration of the building ‘De Volharding’ has been successfully completed. This former rice warehouse from 1866, a national monument, has been made sustainable and future-proof. ARTIS commissioned color- and building histo...

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Christmas starts at the Deli Plantagebuurt

Published on Wednesday, December 14
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Looking for special delicacies, or unique Christmas items, candles or just fancy something delicious? Then be sure to drop by De Deli Plantagebuurt. We can also make a nice delicatessen package to give as a gift. Or inspire you to get started yoursel...

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Een goed en groen 2023

Published on Wednesday, December 14
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The last month of the year…. and it looks like this is going to be a nice, busy month for everyone around. A lot is happening in De Plantage again! Of course we hope for a very successful month for all our entrepreneurs, neighborhood associatio...

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Crowd funding for small theater hall National Opera & Ballet

Published on Tuesday, December 13
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For years Dutch National Opera & Ballet has had a big dream: to add a small hall to the theater by renewing and transforming the Boekmanzaal into: ‘Studio Boekman’. Here we offer up-and-coming talent a stage and we start the experimen...

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Shop locally at the Czaar Peterstraat

Published on Tuesday, December 13
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The Czaar Peter quarter has scheduled extra shopping days in the month of December! You can shop on Sunday 18th of December from 1 to 5 PM and Friday 23rd of December until 9 PM. From their newly opened liquor store, De Rummieclub  distributes delici...

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Hortus Amsterdam presents plan for greenhouse renewal

Published on Monday, December 12
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The Hortus Botanicus Amsterdam is on the eve of a major renovation. The large greenhouse on the new Herengracht will be the first sustainable, gas-free public greenhouse in the Netherlands. Moreover, it is the only place where the importance of plant...

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