Historical City Walks
A guided historical city walk is the ideal way to discover the city! The Historical Centre Leeuwarden (HCL) has an enthusiastic and knowledgeable group of guides that can tell you about the fascinating history of the town. Private walks, with various historical subjects as themes and along different routes, are available on request. A tour of the Town Hall or a guided bike ride is also an option. English-speaking guides are available, as well as some that speak other languages. The tours are suitable for children and participants with walking difficulty. The costs for guided tours are € 50.00. The walks take about 90 minutes.
Historisch Centrum Leeuwarden offers a diverse array of walking guides such as Highlights Leeuwarden or themed ones about the history of the Orange monarchy in the city. These walking guides are available in Dutch/English/German/French and on sale for €7,50 at our shop at the Groeneweg 1. some of them are also available/downloadable in PDF-format:
- City walk 'Highlights of Leeuwarden'
- Citywalk ´Traces of Alma Tadema´
- Citywalk ´Traces of Mata Hari´
There is also a tour through the city hall available for download and the city tour Leeuwarden for young travellers.