A report on AmstelveenAmsterdam Metro and Amsterdam

The 1968 plan for the metro
Map of Nieuwer-Amstel, 1865–1870
Wall decorations remembering the demolition in the Nieuwmarkt neighbourhood and protests against it
The Oude Kerk was consecrated in 1306 AD.
Route network of the Amsterdam Metro with years of opening
Amsterdam citizens celebrating the Peace of Münster, 30 January 1648. Painting by Bartholomeus van der Helst
Topographic map of Amstelveen, September 2014
Map of current Amsterdam Metro routes
Courtyard of the Amsterdam Stock Exchange by Emanuel de Witte, 1653. The Amsterdam Stock Exchange was the first stock exchange to introduce continuous trade in the early 17th century.
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Waterlooplein station, opened in 1980, seen before its 2010s renovation.
View of Vijzelstraat looking towards the Muntplein, 1891
KPMG head office
A M5 metro at Kraaiennest station
Photochrom of Amsterdam's Dam Square at the beginning of the 20th century
Downtown Amstelveen
New Bijlmer Arena station (2007)
The rebuilt Magere Brug, around 1938.
Line 25 tram leaving the Amstelveen Poortwachter stop
Route 51 lightrail vehicle at Zuid Station, where it changed from third rail to overhead wire power supply.
People celebrating the liberation of the Netherlands at the end of World War II on 8 May 1945
Jan Peter Balkenende, 2006
Platforms of the North–South Line at Amsterdam Centraal
The 17th-century Canals of Amsterdam were listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 2010, contributing to Amsterdam's fame as the "Venice of the North". Along with De Wallen, the canals are the focal-point for tourists in the city.
Jan Cornelis Hofman, self portrait, 1929
Ticket barriers for the OV-chipkaart at Venserpolder metro station
Satellite picture of Amsterdam and North Sea Canal
Famke Janssen, 2013
1974 original design at Diemen Zuid station, featuring M.O.L. typeface
Topographic map of Amsterdam
Jolanda de Rover, 1981
1991 style sign at Zonnestein station
Large-scale map of the city centre of Amsterdam, including sightseeing markers,.
Robbert Schilder, 2008
1995 style sign at Isolatorweg station
Nieuwendammerdijk en Buiksloterdijk, Amsterdam-Noord, winter 2010
Koningsdag
2009 style sign at Bijlmer ArenA station
The Westerkerk in the Centrum borough, one of Amsterdam's best-known churches
Brandweer, Amstelveen
2016 style sign at Amsterdam Centraal station
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Paulus Kerk
A 1538 painting by Cornelis Anthonisz showing a bird's-eye view of Amsterdam. The famous Grachtengordel had not yet been established.
Boathouse Bosbaan
Rokin – November 1977
Herengracht
Prinsengracht
The Egelantiersgracht lies west of the Grachtengordel, in the Jordaan neighbourhood.
The Scheepvaarthuis, by architects Johan van der Mey, Michel de Klerk, Piet Kramer is characteristic of the architecture of the Amsterdam School.
The Begijnhof is one of the oldest hofjes in Amsterdam.
The Openbare Bibliotheek Amsterdam and Conservatorium van Amsterdam, two examples of 21st-century architecture in the centre of the city
The Amsterdam Stock Exchange, the oldest stock exchange in the world
The Zuidas, the city's main business district
Boats give tours of the city, such as this one in front of the EYE Film Institute Netherlands.
Spiegelgracht
De Wallen, Amsterdam's Red-light district, offers activities such as legal prostitution and a number of coffee shops that sell cannabis. It is one of the main tourist attractions.
An Amsterdammer waits for a traffic light to change at the Muntplein in the heart of Amsterdam.
The Rijksmuseum houses Rembrandt's The Night Watch.
The Van Gogh Museum houses the world's largest collection of Van Gogh's paintings and letters.
The Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam is an international museum dedicated to modern and contemporary art and design.
Rembrandt monument on Rembrandtplein
Coldplay performing at the Amsterdam Arena, 2016
The Concertgebouw or Royal Concert Hall houses performances of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and other musical events.
Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam's best-known theatre
One of the decorated boats participating in the 2013 Canal Parade of the Amsterdam Gay Pride
AFC Ajax player Johan Cruyff, 1967
Femke Halsema has been the Mayor of Amsterdam since 2018.
Boroughs of Amsterdam
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Police headquarters of Amsterdam
King Willem-Alexander, Princess Beatrix, and Queen Máxima greeting Amsterdammers from the Royal Palace of Amsterdam during Willem-Alexanders inauguration in 2013
A tram crossing the Keizersgracht
The Amsterdam Metro is a mixed subway and above ground rapid transit system consisting of five lines.
Amsterdam Centraal station, the city's main train station
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol ranks as Europe's third-busiest airport for passenger traffic.
Police bicyclist crossing a bridge over the Prinsengracht
Bicyclist at Amsterdam
The Agnietenkapel Gate at the University of Amsterdam, founded in 1632 as the Athenaeum Illustre

The Amsterdam Metro (Amsterdamse metro) is a rapid transit system serving Amsterdam, Netherlands, and extending to the surrounding municipalities of Diemen and Ouder-Amstel.

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Until 2019 it also served the municipality of Amstelveen but this route has been closed for conversion into a tram line.

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The name Amstelveen comes from the Amstel, a local river (as does the name Amsterdam) and veen, meaning fen, peat, or moor.

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These farmers were starting the reclamation around upstream Ouderkerk aan de Amstel, and later at the other side of the river at Amstelveen.

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Tram line 25 replaced a portion of Metro line 51 that used to run between Amsterdam Zuid station and Westwijk.

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A metro started operating in 1977 between the new suburb of Bijlmermeer in the city's Zuidoost (southeast) exclave and the centre of Amsterdam.

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Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

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Main international airport of the Netherlands.

Main international airport of the Netherlands.

A Ford being used to power a winch for towing gliders at Schiphol in 1933
The air traffic control tower at Schiphol in 1960
Airplanes and service vehicles on the apron in 1965
Map showing the six runways of Schiphol
The main entry of Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
Check-in hall interior at the Amsterdam Airport Schiphol.
KLM Cargo Boeing 747-400ERF on the Taxiway Bridge crossing the Highway A4 E19.
Schiphol Tower
All the airport's 6 runways viewed from an aeroplane taking off at dawn.
Schiphol Group offices
The Convair Building, which houses KLM Cityhopper and KLM offices, and the original Schiphol control tower
The construction of the tunnel and railway station in 1992
The crash site of El Al Flight 1862 in 1992
The crash site of Turkish Airlines Flight 1951 on 25 February 2009
Queues to the security control in June 2022

It is located 9 km southwest of Amsterdam, in the municipality of Haarlemmermeer in the province of North Holland.

The airport is also preparing for a connection to the Amsterdam Metro network, in preparation a piece of land has been acquired.

Its current head office in nearby Amstelveen had a scheduled completion at the end of 1970.

Amsterdam Zuid station

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Overview of the station. To the right of the station, the HQ of ABN Amro is just visible.
Combino tram at Amsterdam Zuid station. Note that this photo was taken when trams still had their stop inside the station, rather than the current two stops just outside.
View of the station from between the Zuidas offices.

Amsterdam Zuid ("Amsterdam South") is a railway station situated in the borough of Amsterdam-Zuid in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

, Amsterdam Zuid also has a metro station served by 3 lines (50, 51, 52) of the Amsterdam Metro, and two tram stops (Station Zuid and Parnassusweg) served by tram lines 5 and 25.

Line 51 was opened in 1990 as a hybrid metro/sneltram line; it ran as a metro using the third rail from Centraal Station to Zuid, and then as a sneltram (light-rail) line using pantographs south of Zuid to Poortwachter in Amstelveen sharing the rails with tram line 5.