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Amsterdam is the capital city of the Netherlands. It derives its name from the Amstel River, which was dammed up to control flooding. Originating as a small fishing village in the late 12th century, Amsterdam became one of the most important ports in the world during the Dutch Golden Age of the 17th century, and became the leading center for the finance and trade sectors.

Among Amsterdam's main attractions are its canals (which had earned it the nickname "the Venice of the North"), the Van Gogh Museum, and the Anne Frank House.

Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?[]

Amsterdam has been referenced in at least three episodes of Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?, including:

  • In The Taking of the Shrew, Mona Lisa phones ACME Crimenet to complain that everything's written in Dutch and Vic the Slick keeps dragging her through the Van Gogh Museum. She also threatens to dump him in the Amstel River.
  • In The Checkmate Checkout, D-Nice raps about paintings by Rembrandt and Rubens, and the Anne Frank House.
  • In A Frank Case of Theft, the Contessa steals the Anne Frank House.

Where on Earth is Carmen Sandiego?[]

It is the location of the Van Gogh Museum Carmen Sandiego breaks into the museum and steals the eyes from one of Van Gogh's self-portraits. The Dutch police chase Carmen's airplane, only to discover a dummy in the cockpit.

Carmen Sandiego (2019 Series)[]

Several paintings by Johannes Vermeer are sent for auction. Countess Cleo and [{Dash Haber]] went sent to steal the auction pieces so V.I.L.E. can earn $1 billion in profit. Carmen Sandiego and Team Red end the attempted theft. (The Duke of Vermeer Caper)