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Location address: Amsterdam
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The Nieuwe Kerk (”New Church”) is a 15th-century church in Amsterdam, located on Dam Square, next to the Royal Palace.The church is in use by the Dutch royal family for investitures, most recently that of King Willem-Alexander in 2013, and weddings, most recently the wedding of Willem-Alexander to Máxima in 2002.] The investitures of Wilhelmina of the Netherlands and Juliana of the Netherlands also took place there.
The Nieuwe Kerk is no longer used for church services but is used as an exhibition space, It is also used for organ recitals. There is a café in one of the buildings attached to the church that has an entrance to the church (during opening hours). There is a museum store inside the entrance that sells postcards, books, and gifts having to do with the church and its exhibitions.
Gegevens uit Google Maps-lt;br>Dam, 1012 NP Amsterdam, Nederland-lt;br>www.nieuwekerk.nl-lt;br>+31 20 626 8168