Alkmaar is a historic city in the Province of in the , about 10 km inland from the coast, and 40 km north-west of . The city's population is about 95 000, the whole urban area has about twice that number.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The building is a National monument listed building on the Waagplein in Alkmaar in the Netherlands. Photo: Michiel1972, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city museum located in the center of Alkmaar on the Canadaplein. Photo: Dqfn13, Public domain.

Police station
A police station is a building which serves to accommodate police officers and other members of staff.

City gate
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is a municipality and town in the , located in the province of . Photo: Heiloo, CC BY 3.0.

is an artist village and upper-income suburb in , popular among travellers for its seaside beaches and dunes. Photo: Henk Monster, CC BY 3.0.

is a town in the municipality of Langedijk in the province of , . Photo: Ben Bender, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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