About the MarketDapper Market (Dappermarkt) started in the 20th century, and is named after Olfert Dapper, a Dutch historian from the 17th century. He is widely known thanks to his commitment to social service.
In 1910 three more streets were added to the market. The total market was spread over 660 square meters, with over 200 shops and stalls with various international merchandise. This market attracts many tourists. It is also fit for locals, by selling different cheeses, sausages, meat products, fruit, vegetables, and more. You can find a lot to eat here, food from different countries, different fabrics and home appliances.
In 2006 the market won an award for "The best market in Holland." The market is open 52 weeks a year, 6 days a week. The market is wide and comfortable to walk in, relaxing, colorful, and definitely worth the trip.