Need to Know

  • The Red Light District attracts the most visitors of the Netherlands, 80 to 100 thousand per 24 hours
  • Per 24 hours approximately 1000 visits are paid to the ladies behind the curtains
  • Most visitors just watch and do not consume
  • Bachelors come here to celebrate their last moments of sexual freedom
  • Many top restaurants are situated here
  • Many well-known authors, poets and musicians live here
  • The highest number of highly educated people live here
  • Many fake stories are being told about the Red Light District, even by city officials
  • It has the most monuments within a half square kilometer in whole Europe
  • An erotic theatre and a Christian chapel are good neighbors in the area
  • The initial Cobra-artists closed their covenant here