The Geuzenveld-Slotermeer Urban District is one of the four western garden cities of the city of Amsterdam and has over 40,000 residents. Geuzenveld and Slotermeer were built in the 1950s and are characterised by green spaces, typical postwar low-rise buildings and an extremely diverse multicultural population. There are many green areas in the Geuzenveld-Slotermeer Urban District. The district has no less than five public parks and conservation areas that offer many recreational facilities, such as the Sloterpark with its beautiful Sloterparkbad. The Geuzenveld-Slotermeer Urban District is situated on the edge of the city. The city centre is easily accessible by bicycle, car and public transport and the district is centrally located relative to the major economic centres in the region.