Nieuw-Amsterdam

Nieuw Amsterdam is the capital of the Commewijne District in . It is a small coastal town situated at the confluence of the Suriname River and Commewijne River, just across from , the country's capital.

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Fort Nieuw-Amsterdam is a fort in built from 1734 to 1747 at the confluence of the Suriname and Commewijne rivers. Photo: Brokopondo, Public domain.

Zoo
is situated 9 km southwest of Nieuw-Amsterdam. Photo: Otter, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
Garden of Palms or Palmgardens is a palm tree landscape garden in , . is situated 9 km southwest of Nieuw-Amsterdam. Photo: -JvL-, CC BY 2.0.

Museum
Fort Zeelandia is a fortress in , . is situated 9 km southwest of Nieuw-Amsterdam. Photo: Loek Tangel, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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