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.
Benefit from our unique ‘key to the city’, which entitles guests to great discounts at over 40 restaurants, shops, museums and activities in Leeuwarden!
The year of the cultural capital, 2018, may have passed, but the Dutch city of Leeuwarden is still a must-visit in our eyes! It is the beating heart of Friesland, which Lonely Planet declared to be third place of the Best in Europe. Now that the weather is slowly improving, it is time to start planning a trip to Leeuwarden. We’ll share the best activities for 2019 right here, so all you have to do is visit with your mobile home!
Made in Holland: 400 years a global brand
With Made in Holland: 400 years a global brand, the Princessehof presents a high-profile exhibition on four Dutch success stories: Delft Blue, Maastricht pottery, Art Nouveau ceramics and Dutch Design.
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.