Things to see and do - Schoonhoven
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Schoonhoven Travel guide
Schoonhoven : Michelin's recommendations
This small charming town is located at the confluence of the Vlist and the Lek. It is well-known for its tradition of gold- and silversmith's work which is kept up by some local craftsmen. A ferry (veer) links the town to the south bank of the Lek. A picturesque canal crosses the town.
Tourist attractions Schoonhoven : Things to see and do
This museum contains an attractive collection of wall clocks from Friesland and Zaanstad, French pendulum clocks from the 18C as well as a large number of watches. There is also a collection of silverware dating from the 17C to the 20C, a control roo..
Pretty houses adorn the town of Schoonhoven. Especially noteworthy is no.37 in the Lopikerstraat, its 1642 façade is decorated with a double stepped gable and red shutters.
This building stands beside the canal. Built in the 15C (it has since been modernised, it is topped with a high tower topped with a belltower (carillon).
Lekdijk West 4 NL - 2871 MK Schoonhoven
Hotel Restaurant Belvédère is situated in the centre of Schoonhoven and features a gourmet restaurant which serves modern cuisine in the elegant restaurant or out on the terrace. It offers bicycle rental and free Wi-Fi. The River Lek is 100 metres f..