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Nature - First Prize, Singles © Francis Pérez. Title: Caretta Caretta Trapped
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27 March 2017

The World Press Photo 2017 exhibition opens at De Nieuwe Kerk Amsterdam on Friday 14 April, marking the start of an extensive world tour of the international press photo contest. The 60th edition of the competition features impressive pho...

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Contemporary Issues - First Prize, Singles © Jonathan Bachman, Thomson Reuters Title: Taking A Stand In Baton Rouge
Photo Petra and Erik Hesmerg


Public transportation
De Nieuwe Kerk is located on Dam Square, Amsterdam. It is a 10 minutes’ walk from Central Station. Nearly all trams to and from Central Station stop at Dam Square.

There are three public car parks close to De Nieuwe Kerk: De Bijenkorf (department store), Central Station and Nieuwezijds Kolk.

Address: Dam, 1012 NP Amsterdam. Contact and route ›
Gandhi: Hulton Archive/Getty Images - King: SuperStock/Getty Images - Mandela: Paul Weinberg, Anzenberger

Exhibition in De Nieuwe Kerk and essay by Bas Heijne inspired by Gandhi, King and Mandela

Bas Heijne, winner of the Dutch P.C. Hooft literary prize, has been commissioned by De Nieuwe Kerk Amsterdam to write an essay for the exhibition We Have a Dream, which opens on 16 September 2017. We Have a Dream is an exhibition about three world...

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