Things to see and do - Turnhout
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Turnhout Travel guide
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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
Druivenstraat 18 B - 2300 Turnhout
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.
Grote-Markt B - 2300 Turnhout
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.
Druivenstraat B - 2300 Turnhout
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.
Herentalsstraat 18 B - 2300 Turnhout
Ter Driezen is situated in a former mayor’s mansion from the 18th century, right in the city centre of Turnhout. Experience historic beauty and modern comfort and get free Wi-Fi. The hotel rooms are tastefully decorated. Each room has a unique theme..
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.
Grote Markt 17 B - 2300 Turnhout
A pleasant restaurant and wine bar. The owner handles the service, while his wife takes care of the cooking with the help of their son. While waiting to taste their up-to-the-minute French cuisine you can contemplate the cellar, which is visible from..
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.
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.