Events in Amsterdam

Filter Events by Sub-Category

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in Amsterdam

Agnietenkapel

Amsterdam

Places of Worship

The Agnietenkapel, or the Chapel of Holy Agnes, may just be the oldest medieval chapel still in mint condition in Amsterdam. Built in 1397, and rebuilt after a fire in 1470, the Agnietenkapel is a Gothic Chapel that combines the medieval touch of the old-age building, with impressive Renaissance-style design featured in the ceiling paintings and stained-glass windows. The Agnietenkapel was an important center for learning and scientific activities since 1632. The Athenaeum Illustre, the forefather of the present-University of Amsterdam, was founded by Barlaeus and Vossius, where students were taught in the arts of the arcane, astronomy and scientific studies. The Agnietenkapel also contains the oldest lecture hall in the country where knowledge had been passed to pupils since the early 17th century.

Contact Agnietenkapel

Make Enquiry

Directions

Oudezijds Voorburgwal 231, University-District, 1012 EZ

View Larger Map

My Lists

Create New Guide

OR

Mini Guides
Arrow

Login to create your guides for Amsterdam.

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide

Cancel

Cancel

Create & Share your Guide to Amsterdam with friends and family!

Add your recommended places to visit by browsing the website and pressing the icon.

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Mini Guides section

Lists

We Are Part of the My Guide Network!

My Guide Amsterdam is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 120+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.

Nearby Destinations