Amsterdam’s centre for antiques and art

Art & antiques in the Spiegelkwartier

If it’s antiques that you are after, then the Spiegelkwartier will be right up your alley. A short walk from the Rijksmuseum, this area encompasses more than 70 shops that sell all sorts of antique oddities from Netherlands and all over the world. Many of the shops specialize in specific periods or styles, such as Art Deco or 17th-century Dutch furniture. Some of the most famous antique shops in the area include Antiekcentrum Amsterdam, Oud Amsterdam Antiques, and De Klok Antiques. In addition to antique shops, Spiegelkwartier also has a variety of art galleries, showcasing the work of both established and up-and-coming artists. The galleries offer a diverse range of art styles, from contemporary to classical, and many of them participate in local art fairs and events.