Anne Frank is a Jewish girl who has to go hiding during World War Two to escape from the Nazis. Together with seven others she hides in the Prinsengracht 263 in Amsterdam. On 4 August 1944, after more than 2 years of hiding, they are discovered and deported to concentration camps. Anne’s father, Otto Frank, is the only one of the eight people who survived. After her death Anne becomes world famous because of the diary she wrote while in hiding.
“De Dam” is a famous square in the center of Amsterdam, the capital of the Netherlands. “De Dam” is the historical heart of the city and host to many events with national purpose.
Paleis op de Dam
The royal palace of Amsterdam is “Paleis op de Dam” located in the city center of Amsterdam. The palace is used by the royal family as meeting place and is used for several exhibitions.
Amsterdam Central Station is the central train station of Amsterdam. It was built from 1881 to 1889 and designed by P.J.H. Cuypers, A.L. van Gendt and L.J. Eijmer.