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This town located on the Old Rhine, is an old important stronghold, regarded for a long time as "the key to Holland". In 1672, however, the Dutch were defeated here by the soldiers of Louis XIV. The town is still surrounded by the moat which used to run alongside its fortified surrounding wall.

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Tourist attractions Woerden : Things to see and do

  • Stadsmuseum

    Kerkplein 6 NL - 3441 BG Woerden

    The municipal museum is in the old town hall. It is a stunning small building from 1501 flanked by a turret and scrolled gables. The 1st floor is made totally of glass. On the right part of the façade is an old pillory.

  • Castle

    NL - 3441 Woerden

    This 15C castle was converted into an administration storehouse in 1872. False machicolations run round its façade.

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Hotels Woerden

  • Stadshotel Woerden

    Meulmansweg 33 NL - 3441 AT Woerden

  • LOGIS Hotel Het Wapen Van Harmelen

    Dorpsstraat 14. NL - 3481 EK HARMELEN

    "Logis Hotel Het Wapen van Harmelen occupies a central position in the Netherlands, in the countryside on the banks of the Old Rhine and just 8km from the town of Utrecht. The motto of our hotel, over a hundred years old, is ""Hospital..

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Restaurants Woerden

  • JanZen Comfortable restaurant 

    Rietveld 130 NL - 3443 XE Woerden

    Eating out is always enjoyable at JanZen, which is housed in a beautiful Art Deco building surrounded by polders. Modern combinations of produce are used to create fresh, generous sized dishes that are full of flavour.

  • Bistro 't Pakhuis Quite comfortable restaurant 

    Havenstraat 15 NL - 3441 BH Woerden

    Typical small restaurant which makes the most of this former cheese warehouse (a local speciality). "Old Holland" décor, soft lighting and traditional à la carte and blackboard menus.

  • De Dukdalf Comfortable restaurant 

    Westdam 2 NL - 3441 GA Woerden

    Part of the marina, this modern pavilion on piles offers views which will enhance your meal. Contemporary cuisine, plain modern setting and attractive terrace level with the water.

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