Vondelpark in Amsterdam

Vondelpark in Amsterdam

Vondelpark is a city park nearby the centre of Amsterdam. The park was founded by citizens led by Christiaan Pieter van Eeghen and opened in 1865 under the name New Park.


In 1867 a sculpture of the poet and playwright Joost van den Vondel by the sculptor Louis Rover was installed in the park and people started using the name Vondelpark.

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