Homomonument

4.2 Currently Open
  • Address: Westermarkt, 1016 Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Map
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Landmark, Memorial, Monument, Family And Kids

Homomonument is a memorial in the center of the city of Amsterdam. The monument of Homomonument is to commemorate all the people of the gay and lesbian community that were persecuted because of their sexuality. The monument stands as a reminder of what happened in the past so visiting the structure becomes a must. Take out some time and pay the place a visit and feel a glimpse of the past through it.

How to Reach Homomonument

  • Take a tram or bus from Amsterdam, Westermarkt.

Love this? Explore the entire list of places to visit in Amsterdam before you plan your trip.

Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in Amsterdam and book an accommodation of your choice.

  • Homomonument Address: Westermarkt, 1016 Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Homomonument Timing: 24-hrs
  • Homomonument Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Homomonument: 00:30 Mins
  • Try the best online travel planner to plan your travel itinerary!
Are you associated with this business? Get in Touch
  • 2.96% of people who visit Amsterdam include Homomonument in their plan

  • 60% of people start their Homomonument visit around 02 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Homomonument

Monday, Friday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Homomonument

People normally club together Sugarfactory and De Gooyer Windmill while planning their visit to Homomonument.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Homomonument Reviews & Ratings

Google+
  • I was expecting something more visually attractive, as this small monument is easy to pass by without giving it a moment of thought, one of the most important ends of any monument. The idea of having a monument to let people know how difficult it has been and it sometimes is to enjoy your human rights when your sexual preference or identity is other than the one you are suppossed to have is great, but I think it was poorly executed. Many cities around the world could follow Amsterdam's lead and create their own homomonuments to make locals and tourists aware of the rights earned by the LBGTI community, and the abuses they still have to face.

  • Go in the day it you really want to make the most of this place. Its made of a dark- ish stone that's difficult to see at night. Nice view though and great to see the LGBTQ+ Community respected so thoughtfully

  • Lovely place to take a quiet moment and remember.

  • A great area to stay if your looking for quiet at night

  • Like the history it commemorates, this quietly elegant and understated monument is easy to overlook. That would be a mistake.

Read all reviews