Things to see and do - Turnhout
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Turnhout Travel guide
Turnhout : Michelin's recommendations
Turnhout is an industrial and commercial centre. It was part of the Brabant province from the 12C to the 18C. The Battle of Turnhout in 1789 resulted in the Brabant Revolutionwhich rid the country of the Austrians for a short while.
Tourist attractions Turnhout : Things to see and do
This former playing card factory displays machines used to make or print cards and an extensive collection of packs of cards from around the world. The oldest date from c 1500.
St Peter's church (15C-18C) stands in the centre of the square. It contains an interesting 19C pulpit, choir stalls from 1713 and confessionals from 1740. The neo-Classical town hall was inaugurated in 1961.
Founded in the 14C and rebuilt in the 16C and 17C, this is a charming enclosure whose houses are arranged around a small triangular square overlooked by a Baroque church. A museum devoted to the convent is housed at n° 56.
Korte Vianenstraat 2 B - 2300 Turnhout
Hotel Corsendonk Viane offers accommodation with free Wi-Fi access in the centre of Turnhout. Free private parking is available at the property. The historical town of Antwerp is 43 km away. At the Corsendonk Viane, each room features a TV, a miniba..
Stationstraat 5 B - 2300 Turnhout
Situated next to the train station in the centre of Turnhout, Best Western City Hotel offers rooms and free Wi-Fi only a 10-minute walk from the Grote Markt, shopping streets and the Warande Culture Centre. This historic 4-star hotel includes a resta..
Parklaan 104 B - 2300 Turnhout
Bio Hotel Turnhout offers accommodation in Turnhout. Free WiFi is provided throughout the property and free private parking is available on site. Certain rooms feature a seating area where you can relax. A flat-screen TV is offered. There is a shar..
Patersstraat 9 B - 2300 Turnhout
Enjoy Signore Marangon's delicious Italian cuisine in this Venetian inspired dining room (with a terrace). Cheerful, spontaneous service from the charming hostess. Wine for sale.
Steenweg op Antwerpen 106 B - 2300 Turnhout
An elegant Anglo-Norman villa surrounded by a park. Serving modern cuisine in a warm and classic décor with wooden panelling and a nice shaded terrace at the front.
Patersstraat 79 B - 2300 Turnhout
Chef Marjanne Moonen has brought a feminine touch to her restaurant. The modern, elegant interior creates a cosy ambience. Tasty, Mediterranean influences with strong flavours and delicious side dishes. So go ahead and 'AMU'-se your palate.
Grote Markt 17 B - 2300 Turnhout
N°17 is the best eatery in Grote Markt. Take a seat inside this restaurant or on the terrace and sample an up-to-date version of French recipes. The wine list is more than worth a careful read!
Koningin Elisabethlei 115 B - 2300 Turnhout
A family affair! The three brothers bustle around with one in the dining room, another in the cellar and a third in the kitchen. They offer their delicious, traditional cuisine and excellent choice of wines.