Amsteldorp ( German Amstel Village ) is a neighborhood in the district of Amsterdam Oost, indicated as " Oost -Watergraafsmeer " ( North Holland province ), and was built near the railway station Amsterdam Amstel 1948.


The district consists of the neighborhood districts Tuindorp Amstel station and de Wetbuurt. By the end of the 1940s the present territory and the surrounding pastures were. In 1948 started the construction of the " Tuindorpes " ( " Tuindorp " within the meaning of the garden city) Amsteldorp. The district has about 2650 inhabitants. The neighborhood district de Wetbuurt existed since 1920. Amsteldorp In there are numerous parks, playgrounds, three nursing homes, a primary school and the " Sportpark Amsteldorp ".

The lying near " Sportpark Drieburg " in Amsterdam East is by car can only be reached from the Fizeaustraat in Amsteldorp. It is a 15 -acre sports park with, among others, seven soccer fields, seven tennis courts, around 600 trees and 35 different species of birds. In Amsteldorp there is the group of residents " Amsteldorp Actief ", who performed a musical with the idea to bring older and younger residents in contact. The Musical Alice in Amsteldorp was awarded the prize " Betere Buurtprijs ".

The Amsteldorp described here near the train station Amsterdam Amstel is not to be confused with the former hamlet " Amsteldorp ", which existed until circa 1920. Today 's called the Rivierenbuurt district.