Grote Markt, Haarlem

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Coordinates: 52°22′52.92″N 4°38′9.26″E / 52.3813667°N 4.6359056°E / 52.3813667; 4.6359056

The Grote Markt in Haarlem with the Sint-Bavokerk. In the shadow of the church on the northern side is the former fish market. On the left is the statue of Laurens Janszoon Coster and on the right is the Vleeshal.
Grote Markt, Haarlem is located in Haarlem
City Hall
City Hall
Bavochurch
Bavochurch
The Grote Markt is in the center of Haarlem, with the City Hall across from the St. Bavochurch

The Grote Markt is the central market square of Haarlem, Netherlands.

According to the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica;

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  1. ^ In 1911 the Vleeshal contained the archives; These have since moved to the Janskerk (Haarlem) and the Vleeshal today is in use by two museums; the Archeologisch Museum Haarlem and Museum De Hallen, Haarlem
  2. ^ The bells are named after Damietta, and this sentence refers to the legend of the Haarlem shield, a story about how Haarlem conquered Damietta in the 5th crusade
  3. ^ The art objects in the City Hall were managed by the Frans Hals Museum, and in 1911 that museum was located in the City hall. The museum moved to its present location in 1913.
  4. ^  One or more of the preceding sentences incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainChisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Haarlem". Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. 

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainChisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Haarlem". Encyclopædia Britannica (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press.