The Nine Streets

The Nine Streets or De Negen Straatjes is located in the heart of Amsterdam’s canal district. Just a walk of two minutes from the Royal Palace in the Dam Square and you will step into one of the city’s most amazing shopping areas. This beautifully done up area straddles the 17th century canals from the Singel to the Prinsengracht.

Shoppers’ Gallery

Prepare yourself for a fantastic shopping experience in this wonderful maze of designer boutiques, art galleries, fashion shops, jewelers, gift shops, fashion shops and specialist businesses.

The Antonia by Yvette, the specialist outlet for designer shoes and bags is definitely worth a visit. Brainchild of the shoe designer Yvette Riemersma, this wonderful shoe and matching bag boutique is in the corner of the Herengracht and Gasthuismolensteeg. The boutique also stocks an elite selection of handbags from some of the finest designers of Europe. In fact, owing to its creative expertise, the boutique was also chosen by the Italian Vogue Pelle as one of the best shops in Europe.

You can also step into the Art Deco, an interior specialist, the Damsteeg bar or restaurant, Laura Dols for Vintage Clothing for women, men and children, MK Jewellery for contemporary designer jewellery, UrDuri, a Korean and Japanese Character Fashion Boutique, Claire V, a boutique for designer silk bags, de Witte TandenWinkel, an oral and dental care boutique and many more. The place also houses Galerie Zilver, the Amsterdam’s Contemporary Art Gallery.

There are a number of cafes, bars and restaurants lined up to provide you with leisure and relaxation.

The Nine Streets is surely a heaven for shoppers, with its outlets housing some of the most rare and finest collections of goods and services.


The Nine Streets is flanked by some of the famous landmarks of the city. Some of these include the Anne Frank House, Theatre Museum, Reestraat, Hartenstraat, Runstraat, Westerkerk, Huidenstraat and Raadhuis Straat.