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Artplein Spui

Spui Square, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 343 516 476
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An open-air art exhibit held every Sunday.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor0%
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“art market” (8 reviews)
“local artists” (2 reviews)
“on display” (2 reviews)
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Spui Square, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

Spui is a small square on a major tram route and is nicely cobbled. Often nothing is here but you can sit down on benches & watch the world go by. On Sundays, there is a nice art market here with many original works.

Thank david n
Reviewed 26 October 2016

If you are visiting attractions like Begijnhof and Amstedam Museum on a Sunday, you might want to check out the open art market held at Spuiplein, just to the south of Begignhof. From 10am to 6pm local artists setup stalls and display paintings, drawings, handmade...More

1  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We stumbled across this art show after having dinner at Luxembourg. It was a neat little show. We have a few birds at home, so these prints caught our eye. The artist was very friendly and wrapped our piece of art securely for its trip...More

Thank Thedevelopingimage
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I much preferred this town square to the much more well-known Dam Square. Full of shops, bookstores, bars and restaurants and also a fun art show on Sundays, this is a great place to grab a glass of wine (or to eat in nearby Kantjil...More

Thank Heidi D
Reviewed 24 May 2016

A very VERY short street but what a lovely place to check out local artist IMO. It was a lovely sunny morning when i came across this place on my walk from my hotel NH City Center towards the Dam Square. The stall holders whom...More

Thank SharonBugs
Reviewed 13 May 2016

This square is very nice also without the art market. The building all around are some of the oldest in Amsterdam, including a gothic church. The art market is very diversified, there is everything what you can immagine. My only questions - who buys this...More

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Located within the grounds spui square, is this quirky art market, where artist and craftsmen are selling there wonderful creations, nice to just cruise around the stalls on a sunday.

Thank JnVSydney
Reviewed 11 December 2015

The square itself in a fun place, and the art market adds to it. Even without it its worth a visit, there a number of small gems around here to look at. the Gothic church across the canal, and the Bigijnhof, the cafes etc. The...More

Thank IndiraIra
Reviewed 1 November 2015

We were staying close to Spui so decided to walk to the square and have a look at the art and crafts. Vendors were still unpacking their wares despite the fact we'd had a leisurely, late breakfast. What was there was interesting but just not...More

Thank Mike Arran
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Didn't plan to come to this place but when I saw there was something on the square, I decided to take a look. I was glad to stop at this open air art market. It's small square full of artwork such as : painting, hand-made...More

1  Thank Solodam J
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Closest at hand are the Royal Palace, the quaint shops
of Haalremmerdijk, the pedestrianized zones
Kalverstraat and Dam Square with popular neighborhoods
such as the Red Light District, and the Canal Ring
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