22 June 2018

Magna Plaza, the jewel of Amsterdam

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Magna Plaza The former main post office in Amsterdam, just behind the dam. A gigantic building with beautiful architecture. Even if you do not come there for shopping that's about it to see the neo-styles. The architectural style that has been applied by Cornelis Hendrink Peters, around 1895-1899.Overal where you look around you see stone with pear-shaped towers, the building is popularly known as the 'Pears Burg.

Once you step into the building you will be overwhelmed by the huge hall. The central hall gives an enormous allure of the building, especially by the huge skylight that hangs over you. What gives a beautiful light in the hall.

The central hall is supported by giant pillars, which are systematically distributed. Between the pillars hang large arches that give the necessary onsteuning.

Magna Plaza building is part of the Dutch UNESCO monuments

After a major renovation project by architect Hans Ruijssenaars Magna Plaza opened its doors in 1992. But the building had a major renovation over. From outside there was little going on, there was only cleaned, repaired and restored here and there. The building became completely broken inside, keep the decorations were and the supporting arches. The protector was made bigger to accentuate the light.

The stores are located internationally known brand experience and fits perfectly with the beautiful building. An example of established stores; Lacoste, Sissy Boy, Amercian Today, Gsus, Men at Work and Mango.

Opening Magna Plaza

Monday 11: 00 - 19: 00 hours
Tuesday 10: 00 - 19: 00 hours
Wednesday 10: 00 - 19: 00 hours
Thursday 10: 00 - 21: 00 hours
Friday 10: 00 - 21: 00 hours
Saturday 10: 00 - 19: 00 hours
Sunday 10: 00 - 19: 00 hours

Address Magna Plaza

Nieuwezijdsvoorburgwal 182 1012 SJ, Amsterdam

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