Dam Square lies in the heart of the buzzing centre of Amsterdam. Its notable buildings and events make this place one of the most well-known locations in the city. That’s why we have listed the 5 most famous places around Dam Square for you. Ripley’s Amsterdam is not just an ordinary museum. Here you can see works of art made from recycled materials, play around with optical illusions and whirl through a space tunnel! Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky is the only place in Amsterdam with the unique possibility to enjoy a cup of coffee, snacks, lunch or dinner with a great view of the bustling Dam Square. In the evening you can end the day with a great cocktail in their cocktail bar.  De Bijenkorf is the most famous place of high-end premium department stores in The Netherlands. They offer a wide range of clothes, cosmetics, homeware and more, there is something for everyone!