The Digital Grachtenhuis is the number one database of the architectural heritage of the historic centre of Amsterdam. It contains entries on all the National and Municipal Monuments in the city centre with an emphasis on their architectural history. Considerable attention has been paid to restoration work and the site also includes unique photographic material of many canal houses and their historic interiors.
The entries are filed according to address. Please use the search form to search for information. Please make contact with us to inform us of any errors and/or if you are able to make any contributions to the improvement of the database.
The current database consists of:
9688 objects (buildings and complexes)
5574 objects with images