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Gassan Diamonds Tour

Nieuwe Uilenburgerstraat 173-175, 1011 LN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Experience the brilliance of diamonds at Gassan Diamonds! The Amsterdam diamond company Gassan Diamonds is located in a former steam-driven diamond factory. A historic building, where you can watch our diamond cutters at work while a guide tells you all about diamond processing. Experience the thrill of the diamond polishing process at Gassan Diamonds. Admire the work of talented craftsmen as they turn rough diamonds into dazzling, exquisitely polished stones. Watch the process in all its facets. Experience the excitement of over 400 years of craftsmanship and tradition. And of course, we also sell the world-famous 'Amsterdam Cut'.
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Nieuwe Uilenburgerstraat 173-175, 1011 LN Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Plantage & the East
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"diamond ring"
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"diamond cutters"
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"diamond industry"
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"no pressure to buy"
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"free coffee or tea"
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"diamond polishing"
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"finished product"
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"gift shop"
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"hop on hop off bus"
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"buy something"
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"for sale"
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"free entry"
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"interesting visit"
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"on display"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The 127 facet diamond they cut here is not only for ladies. Lot's of guys like diamonds (and gold) and wear them in their own individual settings. The tour was great and we watched a diamond cutter doing his work. Display cases show the many...More

1  Thank glenuehlein
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is a reason that that there is no entrance fee for this activity. This is a tour slash jewelry shopping experience. You can learn a little bit about the diamond business on the tour element. Then you are slowly transitioned to a shopping experience....More

Thank PhoenixFlash
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hello friends , who all are visiting Amsterdam especially ladies should visit Gassan 121 not only for purchasing diamond but to see how it is made and to get information about diamonds/cuts/faces/colours/clarity/prize range etc . Worth visiting ..And also they have a pretty collection of...More

Thank DakshataWagh-88
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of the stops on our hop-on, hop-off bus tour, and it's apparent that the bus company must get a percentage from any sales. The "tour" felt like someone read Wikipedia for 5 minutes and then regurgitated the 4 C's of picking out...More

1  Thank Kevin C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a free short tour of the Gassan premises (it’s more than a factory), with an informative guide. She gave an interesting explanation about cuts and facets etc and also an opportunity to see their experienced craftsmen in action. This was followed by a...More

Thank Claude_O
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our coach company took us here on our day trip to Amsterdam. Very interesting to learn how the diamonds are cut and polished. It takes hours of work which is reflected in the price. They are absolutely gorgeous but alas, way out of my price...More

1  Thank Brenda G
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like diamonds, this is the place to visit. It is great to see diamonds real life and all the 4 C's explained to you. Great shop accross the road to buy some souveniours.

Thank Illona0077
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was nice to see raw diamonds and learn about how diamonds are processed. Worth an hour if you are in the area - but not worth a special trip. Guides are nice but don't know much about diamonds - their purpose is to sell...More

Thank beryl_greene
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour is free, informative and you get to hold super expensive diamonds. What more do you want? You can watch the carvers while they shape the diamonds, see a collection of diamonds and jewelry and afterwards hit up the goft store for free tea...More

Thank laraateresab
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great unexpected experience. Just wished I could have bought lots. The guide was very friendly and approachable.

Thank Cheryl S
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2 February 2016|
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Response from 24KateG | Reviewed this property |
Their website says they are open everyday. You can google it - gassan com.
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Aleksander M
11 July 2015|
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Response from Gurugulab15 | Reviewed this property |
Dear Alex, I have read your question but I have no answer as what I have reviewed is about Gassan Diamonds and not Restaurant.
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