6 Sights in Alkmaar, Netherlands (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Alkmaar, Netherlands. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 6 sights are available in Alkmaar, Netherlands.

List of cities in Netherlands Sightseeing Tours in Alkmaar

1. Kapelkerk

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The church is a medieval church, located in the old city of Alkmar, in the late period. At first, the Catholic Church of Saint Dan was located in this place, so it was called "Church". The church was used by the reformed church, but worship weekly. In February 2016, the church bought the church from the Protestant Church of Holland, thus guaranteeing its survival as a church building.

Wikipedia: Kapelkerk (Alkmaar) (NL)

2. Schermerhek

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The only remaining parts of the screen door are the screen door, two natural stone pillars and sandstone ornaments. Screen doors are the gates of Dutch cities. The rest are the remains of the only seven city ports. These pillars represent the actual door. On December 16, 1969, they were included in the Register of Monuments as national monuments.

Wikipedia: Schermerpoort (NL)

3. Muziekvereniging Excelsior

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The former Volksbadhuis of the Dutch city of Alkmaar is a municipal monument in the center of the city. The building, opened in 1892, was alkmaar's first municipal bathhouse. At the same time as the bathhouse, villas were also built in the Emmakwartier that had a private bathroom. To take a bath in the bathhouse ƒ 0.50 had to be paid.

Wikipedia: Volksbadhuis (Alkmaar) (NL)

4. Vismarkt

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The fish market in Alkmaar is a national monument that consists of several stone galleries and covered fish banks. In the first half of the 19th century, the building served as a trading office and fish stall. The fish was stored in the galleries and displayed on the stone fish banks for the market.

Wikipedia: Vismarkt (Alkmaar) (NL)

5. Grote Sint-Laurenskerk

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Grote or Sint-Laurenskerk is a landmark formerly Protestant church in Alkmaar, Netherlands, now in secular use. The building is located on the Koorstraat. It is mostly closed in the winter and open for tourists in the summer months or by appointment.

Wikipedia: Grote or Sint-Laurenskerk (Alkmaar) (EN)

6. Doopsgezinde kerk

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The Mennonite Church is a monumental hall church at Koningsweg 12 in Alkmaar, North Holland. The building was built on the initiative of pastor Hans de Ries, it is one of the oldest stone Mennonite churches in the Netherlands.

Wikipedia: Doopsgezinde kerk (Alkmaar) (NL)

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