Bijenkorf - Amsterdam
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist
N 52° 22.444 E 004° 53.683
31U E 628980 N 5804334
Quick Description: The historic Bijenkorf building in Amsterdam is home to the flagship store of a chain of high-end department stores in The Netherlands.
Location: Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Date Posted: 4/19/2015 10:28:29 PM
Waymark Code: WMNQK0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dreamhummie
Views: 1

Long Description:
The Bijenkorf building in Amsterdam was built in 1913. It was designed by architects J.A. van Straaten and B.A. Lubbers.


1912-1915 Opening in 1913, the ground floor, fully opened only in 1915.

1935 Extension to the other side of the Bourse, the atrium is extended above the Bourse.

1975 Refurbishment and modernization of the department store, afsuiting Beursstraat.

2003-2004 Weather opening of the building, weather daylight and the attic into use as a restaurant.

Memorial monument since 2001.

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Monument Number: 518426

Address of this Rijksmonument:
Dam 1 1012 JS Amsterdam The Netherlands

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Is This Rijksmonument open to the public ?: yes

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