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Q Nieuwmarkt. # 10am–5pm daily. ¢ 1 Jan. nl Rembrandt worked and taught in this house from 1639 until 1656. He lived in the groundfloor rooms with his wife, Saskia, who died here in 1642, leaving the artist with a baby son, Titus (see p200). Many of Rembrandt’s mostfamous paintings were created in the first-floor studio. A fine collection of Rembrandt’s drawings includes various selfportraits in different moods and guises.
De Jaren Nieuwe Doelenstraat 20. Map 7 C4. Tel 625 5771. De Kroon Rembrandtplein 17. Map 7 C5. Tel 625 2011. De Tuin 2e Tuindwarsstraat 13 (near Anjeliersstraat). Map 1 B3. Tel 624 4559. Van Puffelen Prinsengracht 377. Map 1 B5. Tel 624 6270. Vertigo Nederlands Filmmuseum, Vondelpark 3. Map 4 D2. Tel 612 3021. 50 I N T R O D U C I N G A M S T E R D A M AMSTERDAM THROUGH THE YEAR A lthough there is no guarantee of an active programme of good weather in Amsterdam, festivals and outdoor the cosmopolitan ambience pursuits throughout the of this 700-year-old city and the year.
Tel 624 6270. Vertigo Nederlands Filmmuseum, Vondelpark 3. Map 4 D2. Tel 612 3021. 50 I N T R O D U C I N G A M S T E R D A M AMSTERDAM THROUGH THE YEAR A lthough there is no guarantee of an active programme of good weather in Amsterdam, festivals and outdoor the cosmopolitan ambience pursuits throughout the of this 700-year-old city and the year. Crisp autumn days invite congeniality of the Dutch make it long walks along the city’s stately an appealing place to visit whatcanals, followed by a cosy chat in ever time of year you go.