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Delightful street

Comprising several art galleries (Banksy Exhibition when I was there), delis’ and bakeries, this... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Tarleton, United Kingdom
Every city has that street...

...like Vie dei Coronari in Rome, or Nieuwe Spiegelstraat in Amsterdam--the place where there are... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2015
stamford, ct
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11 Jul 2017
“Delightful street”
17 Oct 2016
“Lots of galleries.”
An Amsterdam street lined with antique shops each one dedicated to a different collection
Nieuwe Spiegelstraat, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Comprising several art galleries (Banksy Exhibition when I was there), delis’ and bakeries, this street offers the visitor a delightful experience. Walk along the street in the evening when the shop windows are lit for the best experience, some are more showrooms than shops! Great...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

We walked around by chance and went into 3 or 4 galleries. You can find interesting artists and concepts.

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Reviewed 18 December 2015

...like Vie dei Coronari in Rome, or Nieuwe Spiegelstraat in Amsterdam--the place where there are art galleries, antique stores, and boutiques. A street that is not the "main drag" with all the name brands, but yet in the heart of it all and crammed with...More

1  Thank reginalampert
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Nieuwe Spiegelstraat is a street in Amsterdam in the area of "Spiegel Kwartier". It's famous with the antique shops. Nice place to walk around because of the Amsterdam's houses

1  Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

We happen here now and then when in desperate need of a Lombardo's burger. Then we sit on some bench by the canal to eat it, and afterwards we explore the many art galleries/antique stores of this street. Some are set in spectacular spaces, old...More

Thank Jeanne A
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

Did you know that Amsterdam was the centre of art for many centuries? This is still visible in the Spiegelstraat but especially at the most lovely store closeby: D. Meijer Antiquities on Keizersgracht 539. Your visit to Amsterdam won't be complete without a item purchased...More

3  Thank Krok E
Reviewed 31 May 2015

NIEUWE SPIEGELSTRAAT offers a wide range in antique shops and art galleries. prices can be more expensive compared to antique auctions houses like "de Zwaan,Keizersgracht/"de Eland" Diemen or antique centres like"de looier" looiersgracht-elandsgracht area.

1  Thank bas k
Reviewed 23 May 2015

If you prefer your art in a less formal atmosphere than the larger galleries, this a great place to do some window shopping. This street has been the art and antique centre for Amsterdam for decades. We strolled along it slowly enjoying the eye candy,...More

2  Thank KerryDoyland
Reviewed 4 September 2014

Some of the antique stores along this stretch of Niewe Spiegelstraat are more like art museums than just stores. The original old artifacts are very interesting and we have found that most items can be shipped for you.

Thank LWL3333
Reviewed 7 November 2013 via mobile

For someone going to or leaving the Van Gogh Museum, walking along Nieuwe Spiegelstraat is a wonderful, serendipitous experience. There is so much to see here-/ from the lavish antique shops to the exlectic galleries, there js surely something for eceryone. Take your time, and...More

3  Thank reginalampert
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