The Barlaeus Gymnasium is one of the oldest and most prominent schools of Amsterdam. The Barlaeus offers pre-university education of the highest level to appr. 800 students. Every student has to study classical Greek and Latin, besides a variety of other subjects. The Barlaeus gymnasium is located in a beautiful historic building in the heart of Amsterdam, near the Rijksmuseum and the Concertgebouw. Barlaeus graduates go to universities all over the world.