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Pont mobile au sud de la ville, sur Willems kade Vieille ville Statue de Mata Hari Sculpture dans le canal, la long de Nieuwstad (hommage à Escher?) Pont mobile au sud de la ville, sur Willems kade
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Once the former residence of the Frisian stathouders, today it is the capital and cultural centre of Friesland. It is a dynamic and attractive town with pretty canals and many historic buildings. Leeuwarden is famous as the departure and return point for the tour of eleven towns but owes its reputation to the important place it occupies in the dairy industry in the Netherlands. Mata Hari and M.C. Escher are among the famous people born in Leeuwarden.

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Tourist attractions Leeuwarden : Things to see and do

  • This 17C palace, the former residence of Princess Marie-Louise of Hesse-Cassel, today houses the Ceramics Museum. The collections in this museum are especially rich: porcelain and stoneware coming from Asia (Japan, China) and europe (Italy, Netherlan..

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  • Fries Museum / Verzetsmuseum Recommended Recommended

    TurfMarkt 11 NL - 8900 CE Leeuwarden

    This museum occupies two historic houses: the Eysingahuis (late 18C) and the impressive Chancellerie ( Kanselarij, 1566). Its varied collections illustrate Friesian culture, history and art: remains from archaeological excavations, objects and photos..

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  • Oldehove

    NL - 8911 Leeuwarden

    This Gothic brick tower has remained unfinished because of the instability of the ground, which is why it leans so much. From the top there is a beautiful view of the town. On a clear day, you can even see the Wadden islands. Close by, the old wooded..

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Hotels Leeuwarden

  • Fletcher Hotel Paleis Stadhouderlijk Hof Four stars Four stars Four stars Four stars

    Hofplein 29 NL - 8911 HJ Leeuwarden

    Prix Prices from : 64 €

    The 4-star Hotel- Paleis Stadhouderlijk Hof situated in the capital of Friesland epitomizes the region’s historic grandeur. Guests benefit from free Wi-Fi during their stay. The premises were in fact a palace owned by the Dutch royal family until 19..

  • Oranje Hotel Leeuwarden - Hampshire Eden

    Stationsweg 4 NL - 8911 AG Leeuwarden

    The stylish 4-star hotel is located in the historical centre of Leeuwarden, directly opposite the train station. Oranje Hotel offers free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. This hotel offers nice and spacious rooms with modern facilities. Benefit from a fl..

  • Grand Hotel Post Plaza

    Tweebaksmarkt 25-27 NL - 8911 KW Leeuwarden

    Located in a characteristic, 18th century building, this hotel offers modern rooms, a luxurious wellness area and a private garden terrace. Guests benefit from free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. Grand Hotel Post Plaza is a 5-minute walk from De Waag. ..

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