Leeuwarden is the 2018 European Capital of Culture, and it is bursting with things to do. There are events suitable for all ages, so this Frisian city is a real ‘connecting city’. We Frisians are great believers in solidarity, and we have our own word for it; ‘Mienskip’, meaning community.
Supermarket, snack bar and Hema is a 10-minute walk.
A bus stop is just a 5-minute walk. Free bustickets!
Within 20 minutes you are in the heart of Leeuwarden.
Benefit from our unique ‘key to the city’, which entitles guests to great discounts at over 40 restaurants, shops, museums and activities in Leeuwarden!
Rembrandt van Rijn and Saskia Uylenburgh form the leitmotif of an exhibition on high-society marriages in the 17th century. More than 250 objects relate how joy and sorrow were shared in those days. Attention is paid to all aspects of love, from early courtship and lavish weddings to the darker sides of marriage such as […]
In the courtyard of the Aegon building a striking work of art is realized by Sense of Place. In Waterpanorama, the visitor is surrounded by the Wadden area.
An impressive circular structure, 3 meters high (at about the actual height of the Wadden), with a diameter of 20 meters was designed by Alex van de Beld.
What can I do to make my own area just that bit better? It's a question that prompted thousands of Frisians and non-Frisians to roll up their sleeves in 2018.
What does the world under the study room look like? What is Tresoar's oldest book? What other treasures are still in the catacombs? How does Tresoar organise the approx. 30 kilometers of paper and objects in the depot?