Bicycle Tour

De Poort van Constant


In honour of Constant’s 101-year anniversary, the Van Eesteren Museum organizes a guided bicycle tour. The tour starts at the Van Eesteren Museum on the north side of the Sloterplas and will lead through the Westelijke Tuinsteden to the Poort van Constant on the Toelstralaan in Osdorp.

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Bicycle Tour

During this tour, the most important architectural highlights of the Westelijke Tuinsteden are shown. The ideas of urban planner Cornelis van Eesteren, visual artist Constant Nieuwenhuys and architect Aldo van Eyck will also be discussed with special attention to their views on the concepts of light, air and space together with their ideas about the Homo Ludens (playing human). Artist and volunteer Rob Loos, programme coordinator Rosa van Rumpt and director Anouk de Wit were all involved by the creation of the cycling round. It will take approximately 1.5 hours to complete the tour and the language will be in Dutch. The tour will soon be available for free download here.