FYI: GASSAN of Amsterdam
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If you’re into your luxury watches, then you should already know all about GASSAN. One of the most esteemed jewellers and watch sellers in Europe, this Amsterdam staple has been in the city since 1945, welcoming over 400,000 visitors every year. Whether you want to window shop or splash out is up to you, but people have been investing in incredible watches and jewellery here ever since it opened.
Based in an old diamond factory that has it’s own rich part to play in Amsterdam’s history, GASSAN is an official stockist of Rolex, Tudor and more. Guided tours around their legendary headquarters amaze visitors every single time, as you can behind the looking glass of one of the most glamorous industries in the world.
GASSAN now has four stores across the Dutch capital, with chances to buy exclusive jewellery and watches now available at Dam Square, Schipol Airport and Hoofstraat 84, as well as at the original location.
Finally, if you needed any further proof of GASSAN’s legendary status in their field, they have even patented the cut-shape of their own diamond. The GASSAN 121 ® as it’s known is the truly the jewel in the crown of this legendary establishment. Be sure to check out their website if you are after more information about guided tours or shopping for a luxury timepiece.