Leeuwarden was in 2018 European Capital of Culture, and in 2019 it is still 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 a Hema department store are just a 10-minute walk away. Every day free bread by the Jumbo Zuiderburen supermarket! Applies to the “Kies en Mix” sandwiches.
Bus stop just a 5-minute walk away.
Centre of Leeuwarden is a 15-minute bike ride away. Bike nodes route 37 and 70.
Benefit from our unique ‘key to the city’, which entitles guests to great discounts at over 40 restaurants, shops, museums and activities in Leeuwarden!
Enjoying classical music casually in Leeuwarden Opening concert Friday evening 28th of June On Friday the 28th of June, the festival will be opened by the North Netherlands Orchestra, led by conductor Damian Iorio, and cellist Irene Kok. They will play the first cello concerto by Dmitri Shostakovich. They will also play a compilation from […]
Friesland has been exposed to flooding over the centuries, and this is reflected in the Frisian landscape, buildings, canals and dykes.
Market in Leeuwarden every Saturday.
Weekly market in Wilhelminaplein. A great range of products for sale, with everything you’d expect to find in a market.