Schaak en Gowinkel het Paard
As the name says, a shop carrying Chess and Go related materials. They have about three bookcases of Go books: all books from Kiseido, Yutopian, Oromedia, Slate and Shell, Hinoki Press, Good Move Press in print. Also a selection of books in Japanese, Korean, French and Chinese (and some duplicates). The co-founders are Peter Zandveld, a 4d Go player (EGF) himself, and Marianne Diederen (1k EGF).
Chess player Joris van Vuure strengthens the chess department.
The address is: Haarlemmerdijk 173, 1013 KH Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Tel +31 (0)20 6241171
- Monday 13:00 - 18:00
- Tuesday 10:00 -18:00
- Wednesday 10:00 -18:00
- Thusday 10:00 - 20.00
- Friday 10:00 -18:00
- Saturday 10:00 -18:00
It's a 15-20 minute walk from Amsterdam Central Station along ,as they say, the funniest shopping street of the Netherlands
Or take tram 3 will take you to the Haarlemmerplein, from the tramstop cross the square to get to the Haarlemmerdijk. You will find the shop at your right-hand side, after about 75 meters.