The Southern Church in Dutch Zuiderkerk was the first protestant church of worship built in Amsterdam, is in the area of Nieuwmarkt, is presented in a first-Baroque style and is accompanied by an elaborate steeple. Is declared rijksmonument since 1970. When Hendrick De Keyser died, in 1621, he was buried in the church. The Painter Rembrandt also buried three of their four children, dead, respectively, in 1635, in 1638 and 1640; in the church is also the grave of Ferdinand Bol, one of your students more famous. In 1874, during one of his trips in the Netherlands, the impressionist painter Claude Monet chose the sacred building as a model for one of his paintings.