Rembrandtplein, Amsterdam

Take a break at Rembrandtplein, one of the most popular squares in the capital city, featuring the city’s oldest statue in a public space and a fountain. The square and the statue represent Rembrandt, who lived in the area from 1639 to 1656. You'll see a bronze representation of "The Night Watch"--one of Rembrandt's most prominent works, and a 114 sq m (1,230 sq ft) LCD screen, which you can interact with through Bluetooth. The site has become famous over the years for its numerous bars and restaurants, and it's one of the liveliest nightlife locales and meeting places in the city. To visit Rembrandtplein and other attractions in Amsterdam, use our Amsterdam online holiday planner .
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  • This is a nice square on the way to Rembrandt's house and has his statue in the center. There is another memorial of sorts with soldiers etc. Not sure what that was. There was no explanation.  more »
  • Rembrandt is undoubtedly the protagonist of square and can say that it is not easy to find a pictorial representation in sculpture in a public place so the photo is worth much!
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  • Smaller than Ledseplein, Rembrandtplein is a great place to watch people. There are tons of restaurants and bars surrounding the plein. It is easily reachable from the Muntplein and floating flower ma...  more »

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