There are a number of concerts and festival events commemorating the end of
slavery in Holland. In 2013, the the 150th anniversary of the abolition
of slavery in Holland, will see all canal houses burn candles in the evening,
highlighting the bonds between the history of slavery, the city and its canals.
Observe the glow of candlelight warm the windows of Amsterdam in
memory of another century.
What else to do whilst you are there: Visit the National Institute for
Dutch Slavery (NINSE) http://www.ninsee.nl.
Best Places To stay Nearby : Amsterdam Holiday Apartments
Location: Ooster Park, Amsterdam
Dates: 01 July, 2013
Cost: Free01-07-2013 01-07-2013 Free EUR