Hollandsche Schouwburg

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Hollandsche Schouwberg
Hollandsche Schouwburg.jpg
Hollandsche Schouwburg in 2010
Hollandsche Schouwburg is located in Amsterdam
Hollandsche Schouwburg
Location within the city center of Amsterdam
LocationPlantage Middenlaan 33hs
Amsterdam, Netherlands
Coordinates52°22′00″N 4°54′40″E / 52.366655°N 4.911181°E / 52.366655; 4.911181Coordinates: 52°22′00″N 4°54′40″E / 52.366655°N 4.911181°E / 52.366655; 4.911181
DirectorEmile Schrijver[2]

Hollandsche Schouwburg (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɦɔlɑntsə ˈsxʌubɵrx]; English: Hollandic Theatre) is a museum in Amsterdam in the Netherlands.[3]


Originally, the Hollandsche Schouwburg was a Dutch theatre, but it was deemed as a Jewish theatre in 1941 by Nazi occupiers and it was later used as a deportation center during the Holocaust.[4]

Monument at the Hollandsche Schouwburg


  1. ^ "History". Hollandsche Schouwberg. Hollandsche Schouwberg. Retrieved 1 October 2015.
  2. ^ "Medewerkers" [Staff]. Hollandsche Schouwburg (in Dutch). Hollandsche Schouwburg. Retrieved 1 October 2015.
  3. ^ "Musea van Amsterdam". OAM.
  4. ^ "History". Hollandsche Schouwburg.

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