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  • 1 Trip Interesting

    Nature and gardens

    The road is shaded by willows and runs alongside the river whose banks are covered with flourishing plants. Attractive farms line the road: they are thatched with reeds and are accompanied by conical haystacks covered with small roofs.

  • 2 The witches' scales

    Museums and art

    The scales are in the public weigh house, a Renaissance building with a stepped gable and brick mosaic tympanums. In the 16C, women suspected of witchcraft were brought here from afar to be weighed in the presence of the bourgmestre: if their weight ..

  • 3 Hollandsche Ijssel Route

    Nature and gardens

    This road which follows the Hollandse IJssel has picturesque views over the watery landscape with its marshy banks, and over the thatched farmhouses built below the level of the dykes.

  • 4 Birthplace of Arminius

    Museums and art

    You will see the Renaissance façade (1601) of this house. Its tympanums are decorated with shells and there is a recess containing a statue of Lady Luck. Other façades dating from the town's era of prosperity (end of the 16C) are spread out along the..

  • 5 Stadhuis

    Architecture, castles and historic districts

    This Renaissance building has a lateral façade preceded by a flight of steps and topped by a stepped gable.

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