The 92 best places to visit during a city trip in Amersfoort

Amersfoort is a city with a rich history where the Middle Ages are still felt. Many remains of the old city wall, which used to protect the city, such as the Wall Houses and fairy-tale Koppelpoort are still visible. Experience this beautiful city full of nice shops, cozy terraces, monuments and contemporary art. Looking for the most beautiful view in the city? Climb the 346 steps of the Ours Lieve Vrouwetoren, and see the city from a great height.


blank Photo Hofje Armen de Poth in Amersfoort, View, Sights & landmarks, Neighborhood, square, park

Hofje Armen de Poth

Return in time in this monumental courtyard. Around the 15th century, Poor Huyssittende were sheltered here and bullies were taken care of.

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blank Photo Crêperie Juffrouw Jacoba in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Enjoy delicious lunch

Crêperie Juffrouw Jacoba

Delicious food, conviviality and tough kitsch, that's what you can expect here. Enjoy delicious crepes, galettes, croques and French tows.

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VelvetMusic

VelvetMusic focuses on the real music lover and you can see that. The store is full of CDs and LPs. Enjoy music and a cup of coffee and look around.

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The Little Shop of Colours

The sweetest boutique of Amersfoort with colourful dresses, unusual shoes, accessories and a collection of cheerful items.

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blank Photo Hoog Vuur in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Enjoy lovley diner

Hoog Vuur

Here, products are prepared locally and artisanally in wood-fired ovens. Tough men who chop wood and cook delicious dishes.

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Stadsmuur Plantsoen-Oost

A perfect park for a walk or relax. As the name suggests, here you can discover remains of the old city wall of Amersfoort.

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blank Photo Theefeestje in Amersfoort, Shopping, Gift, Hobby, Delicacy

Theefeestje

Here you will find everything you need to dress up your Tea party. From ingredients to decorations, but also crockery. Experience this store and be inspired.

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blank Photo Krommestraat in Amersfoort, View, Neighborhood, square, park

Krommestraat

In the heart of Amersfoort you will find this street full of unique shops. Self-employed entrepreneurs are standing behind the counter with passion.

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blank Photo Stadscafé In den Grooten Slock in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Coffee, Lunch, Drink, Diner

Stadscafé In den Grooten Slock

The third most delicious sandwich in the Netherlands can be found here. In addition, enjoy the extensive menu and atmosphere in this oldest café in the city.

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Sober & Stoer wonen

Originated from a hobby. A home store for anyone who loves a sober, robust and tough, yet warm and rural atmosphere.

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blank Photo Zuidsingel in Amersfoort, View, Neighborhood, square, park

Zuidsingel

One of the beautiful canals in and around the center of Amersfoort. Start at the Kamperbinnenpoort and take a walk through the monumental houses.

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Queens Vorstelijk Genieten

The savory and sweet treats are homemade, the tea is special and the sandwiches are delicious. The place for lunch or High Tea.

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Livingstone Coffee

In the atmospheric property of Livingstone Coffee you can completely relax. Enjoy a delicious cup of coffee, decor and music.

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blank Photo Downey’s Coffee and Tea in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Coffee, tea & cakes, Lunch

Downey’s Coffee and Tea

Enjoy a delicious lunch, coffee or something delicious in this quirky lunchroom. At Downey's, people with disabilities rise above themselves.

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IJs van Vitelli

This ice-cream parlor is located in a restored petrol station from 1957, a special place to enjoy a craft ice cream.

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blank Photo Hotel de Tabaksplant in Amersfoort, Sleep, Hotels & accommodations

Hotel de Tabaksplant

Hotel de Tabaksplant offers tasteful, comfortable rooms and is housed in a monumental building where history is beautifully visible.

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Wereldrestaurant Dara

Dara is a world restaurant with a contemporary oriental touch. Enjoy a delicious dinner or an exotic cocktail in a casual atmosphere.

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Mechanieker

Craftsmen. Mechanics. Here they do things a little differently. Because every cyclist is unique, they help you find the perfect bike here.

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blank Photo BUUF in de Serre in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Coffee, tea & cakes

BUUF in de Serre

Here, cake is central. Take a seat in the conservatory or on the terrace and taste honest artisan cakes both savoury and sweet.

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HIP Jewels & Watches

Here you will find showcases full of beautiful watches and jewelry. HiP also has its own workshop and goldsmith.

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blank Photo The Blueberry in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Lunch

The Blueberry

Enjoy a delicious breakfast, brunch, lunch, pancakes, milkshakes, cakes & more at this American-style breakfast & lunch café!

blank Photo Koppelpoort in Amersfoort, View, Sights & landmarks

Koppelpoort

The Koppelpoort is a fairytale gate dating back to 1400.

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blank Photo Jans Pakhuys in Amersfoort, Shopping, Buy gifts, Buy home accessories

Jans Pakhuys

The artworks you will find at Jans Pakhuys are made by people with intellectual disabilities and each unique.

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blank Photo Liberty Lifestyle in Amersfoort, Shopping, Fashion & clothing, Lifestyle & cooking

Liberty Lifestyle

Put together a beautiful outfit here in peace. In addition to clothing you will also find interior items and accessories. From a tough sofa to tea lights.

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De Vier Broers

At the foot of the Our Lady's Tower you will find The Four Brothers. Here they prepare delicious meat and fish dishes from the grill.

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KunstKijkroute

During the KunstKijkroute visit various workshops and galleries. Discover the works of 35 different artists during this round of culture.

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blank Photo Zandfoort aan de Eem in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Drink

Zandfoort aan de Eem

The city beach of Amersfoort. Go for the ultimate holiday feeling, conviviality and good food and drinks.

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blank Photo Stark in Kunst in Amersfoort, Shopping, Fashion & clothing

Stark in Kunst

Thursday through Sunday you can walk into this special shopping gallery. Admire the unique collection of exclusive bags, scarves and ceramics.

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blank Photo IJssalon Mazzoli in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Enjoy delicious

IJssalon Mazzoli

Since 1959 they have been preparing traditional Italian ice cream according to family recipe here. The ice cream is artisanally made with daily fresh products.

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De Viszaeck

Real fish restaurant on the water with beautiful garden where you can taste the love of lobster, oysters, fish, seafood in the dishes.

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Lieve Vrouwekerkhof

Relax on one of the terraces of this cozy square at the foot of the Onze Lieve Vrouwetoren where there is always something to do.

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blank Photo Winkelgebied de Kamp in Amersfoort, View, Neighborhood, square, park

Winkelgebied de Kamp

Walk into the Kamp at the end of the Langestraat through the Kamperbinnenpoort and let yourself be surprised by the unique offer of shops and restaurants.

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blank Photo Hof in Amersfoort, View, Sights & landmarks, Neighborhood, square, park

Hof

The largest square of Amersfoort where there is market every Friday and Saturday and where you can relax in various cafes and restaurants.

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blank Photo Museum Flehite in Amersfoort, View, Museums & galleries, Sights & landmarks

Museum Flehite

Museum Flehite is housed in three late-medieval wall houses. Paintings and objects tell you about more than 750 years of city history.

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blank Photo De Aubergerie in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Enjoy lovley diner

De Aubergerie

At De Aubergerie, located on the edge of the city centre, in a beautiful rustic setting, enjoy French cuisine.

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Eethuis Mama roux

At this diner with French cuisine in the most beautiful square of Amersfoort, enjoy honest artisanal food, good wine and cosy atmosphere.

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Café Lobbes

With 8 beers from the tap, much more from the bottle and an extensive whisky assortment, you can have a drink with your friends here.

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blank Photo The Corner House in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Coffee, tea & cakes

The Corner House

Mother's kitchen served as a source of inspiration for the menu. The cuisine has influences from Latin America, the Mediterranean Sea and the Netherlands.

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blank Photo IJssalon San Marco in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Snack & inbetween

IJssalon San Marco

For thirty years, San Marco has been a small part of Italy in Amersfoort. Taste classics here, but also original, ever-changing flavours.

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blank Photo Skitzo Sieraden in Amersfoort, Shopping, Fashion & clothing

Skitzo Sieraden

In the beautiful historic building you will find a varied collection of jewellery: modern, classic and timeless.

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blank Photo De Nieuwe Stad in Amersfoort, View, Sightseeing, Walk around

De Nieuwe Stad

A unique place in Amersfoort to look around. In addition to innovative, technological companies you will find shops and nice places to eat.

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Café Marktzicht

Visit this cozy specialty beer café at the Lieve Vrouwekerkhof in Amersfoort for a drink, game or terrace.

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blank Photo Onze Lieve Vrouwetoren in Amersfoort, View, Sights & landmarks, Activities

Onze Lieve Vrouwetoren

What a view! Climb the 346 steps of this tower which, with its more than 98 meters, is the third tallest late-medieval tower in the Netherlands.

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blank Photo Terre des Hommes Amersfoort in Amersfoort, Shopping, Fashion, Lifestyle, Hobby

Terre des Hommes Amersfoort

Go in search of bargains among the second-hand items of good quality. You support the fight against child exploitation in all kinds of countries.

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blank Photo Boerenmarkt in Amersfoort, Activity, Events

Boerenmarkt

This farmers' market brings sustainable, mostly organic, artisanal and culinary products from the countryside to Amersfoort.

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blank Photo Glitter en Glas in Amersfoort, Shopping, Lifestyle & cooking

Glitter en Glas

Thanks to the diverse collection of stained glass you can enjoy a beautiful play of colors here. You will also find other artistic products here.

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blank Photo Kunsthal KAdE in Amersfoort, View, Visit museum

Kunsthal KAdE

Discover inspiring impulses from around the world in the fields of modern art, visual culture, architecture and design at Kunsthal KaDe.

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blank Photo Stadsbrouwerij De Drie Ringen in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Drink, Sight, Activity

Stadsbrouwerij De Drie Ringen

Here you will discover the secrets of Amersfoort beer during a guided tour. You can also drink a delicious beer.

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Alberts eten&drinken

A café restaurant with its own character. Enjoy no-nonsense cuisine in one of the most beautiful monumental buildings in the city centre.

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Sint-Joriskerk

A household name in Amersfoort and surroundings. In the medieval church building you can see three organs during a visit.

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blank Photo Schwitzner in Amersfoort, Shopping, Hobby & leisure

Schwitzner

Since 1900 you can visit Schwitzner for fabrics, an extensive collection of lace and band, closures, cords and thousands of buttons.

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blank Photo Exposa in Amersfoort, Shopping, Fun shopping

Exposa

In Exposa you will find racks full of special clothes and a diverse collection of fashion accessories. But also for a nice gift you certainly succeed here.

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blank Photo Coffee Corazon in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Coffee, tea & cakes, Lunch

Coffee Corazon

In this fun, welcoming coffee and lunch lounge you will find the best coffee, smoothies, delicious sandwiches and all cakes are baked themselves.

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VANILIA

Vanilia has a unique self-produced women's collection, created by real craftsmen. For a complete look.

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blank Photo Grand Café Hemels in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Coffee, Lunch, Drink, Diner

Grand Café Hemels

In the heart of Amersfoort you will find this heavenly place. Here you can find a menu that changes with the seasons and a good cup of coffee.

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Charlie's Burger 33

In this cozy dinner they believe in service, quality and value for money. All burgers are 100% beef and are prepared fresh in sight.

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Mondriaanhuis

In the Mondriaan House you can see exhibitions with works by Mondriaan himself and artists inspired by him.

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blank Photo El Ternero in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Enjoy lovley diner

El Ternero

Enjoy tender steaks, steaks or tournedos in this Argentine restaurant. Everything fresh from the charcoal grill.

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Stadscafé De Observant

In an old monastery in the heart of Amersfoort you will find this cozy city café. In this cultural and welcoming place, let music surprise you every now and then.

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De Bijzaeck

This wine bar in the 17th century building is the perfect place to enjoy a nice glass of wine and matching snacks together with family and friends.

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blank Photo KLOOS in Amersfoort, Shopping, Fashion & clothing

KLOOS

In this women's and men's fashion store, they sell clothes from new and existing brands, also jewellery and some home accessories.

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De Saffraan

Restaurant de Saffron is located on the 'Hoop op Welvaart' a 100 year old clipper, which has been completely converted into a restaurant.

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Hadaya

In this cozy, cultural shop you can buy numerous interior accessories from India, Mexico, Senegal, Egypt, Morocco and Ghana.

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blank Photo Reuring in Amersfoort, Shopping, Fashion & clothing

Reuring

Step into the cosiness at Ruring and see all cool fashion and lifestyle items for men and women.

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blank Photo Blok's Restaurant in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Dining

Blok's Restaurant

At Blok's Restaurant they are ready to give you a unique experience. An experience of taste & quality, on your plate and in the glass.

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BAS Bites And Store

An intimate location, full of vintage and design, where lunch and drinks are nice. All products are fresh and homemade. Including a cozy terrace.

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blank Photo Logement de Gaaper in Amersfoort, Sleep, Sleep

Logement de Gaaper

In a monumental building you will find Logement de Gaaper where personal service is of paramount importance and the rooms radiate a modern atmosphere.

blank Photo Kafé van Zanten in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Enjoy nice drink

Kafé van Zanten

Politics, artistic, student, young and elderly Amersfoort likes to come here for an in-depth conversation, light chat or just nothing.

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blank Photo Tara-Boeddha in Amersfoort, Shopping, Buy gifts, Buy hobby stuff

Tara-Boeddha

This atmospheric store bridges the gap between Oriental articles and the everyday life in our culture.

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blank Photo VINT AMERSFOORT in Amersfoort, Shopping, Fashion & clothing, Lifestyle & cooking

VINT AMERSFOORT

A 1500 square metre gathering place of enthusiastic entrepreneurs with a love for vintage, design and industrial. Discover unique items and more.

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blank Photo Muurhuizen in Amersfoort, View, Sights & landmarks, Neighborhood, square, park

Muurhuizen

Imagine yourself in this neighborhood in the Middle Ages. The houses here are built on the foundation of the first city wall of Amersfoort.

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blank Photo Brood en Zoets in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Lunch

Brood en Zoets

Located on a beautiful canal you will find Brood en Zoets. Enjoy a lot of homemade treats in this small, cute building.

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Havik

Experience this nice neighborhood where you can enjoy beautiful monuments and the oldest canal of Amersfoort in a medieval atmosphere.

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blank Photo Blur your life in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Buy gifts, Drink coffee tea

Blur your life

Eat, drink and buy here the products that make you happy and that make the world a little more beautiful! From coffee to beautiful clothes and unique gifts.

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blank Photo Liefde & Ambacht in Amersfoort, Shopping, Delicacies & specialties

Liefde & Ambacht

In the heart of Amersfoort you will find Love & Craft. This is the place where lovers can choose from delicious pieces of artisanal cheese.

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blank Photo Hete Kolen in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Dining

Hete Kolen

Tough meat and BBQ cuisine in the bustling heart of Amersfoort. The creativity and enthusiasm can be seen on your plate.

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Las Lunas

A trendy boutique for the modern woman. You will find brands in the changing collection that are not available anywhere in Amersfoort and surroundings.

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SEM Sla en meer

As the name suggests, you can go here for lettuce... and more! Think of coffee, a healthy lunch, fresh juices and sugar-free tartlets.

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Sweet Sisters

Here you can go for chocolates, fudge, nougat, tea and wine. While being hypnotized by the smell of chocolate. Should we say more?

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blank Photo Vlaams friteshuis Van Gogh in Amersfoort, Eat & drink, Snack & inbetween

Vlaams friteshuis Van Gogh

Flemish fries house 'van Gogh' makes real fresh fries from fresh potatoes. Self-peeled, self-cut in front of you and pre-baked.

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blank Photo Boekhandel Veenendaal in Amersfoort, Shopping, Hobby & leisure

Boekhandel Veenendaal

For a century you can find a good book here. Take a look around and be inspired by the offer and the reading tips of the employees.

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blank Photo Corazon Bakery in Amersfoort, Shopping, Delicacies & specialties, Snack & inbetween

Corazon Bakery

This is about the good things in life. Delicious coffee, fantastic tea, nice bread and authentic cakes. Enjoy and taste.

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blank Photo Lange Jan Hotel in Amersfoort, Sleep, Sleep

Lange Jan Hotel

Set in an 18th-century renovated building in the historic centre, Hotel Lange Jan offers compact rooms with city views.

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Waterlijn

View Amersfoort from the water. In addition to regular, there are also several themed boats. Cruise with the bat boat or discover nature on the quay wall.

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blank Photo Bierwinkel Hop in Amersfoort, Shopping, Gifts & presents, Delicacies & specialties

Bierwinkel Hop

From lager to local heroes. A specialty beer shop with more than 500 different beers where lovers can indulge themselves.

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blank Photo H.W. Mur in Amersfoort, Shopping, Buy hobby stuff

H.W. Mur

Specialty store in the field of knitting wool, needlework and quilting fabrics. But also a place where you can participate in crochet and knitting courses.

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blank Photo Parkeergarage Asch van Wijk in Amersfoort, Info, Parking places

Parkeergarage Asch van Wijk

At this car park west of the city center you can park for a cheap hourly rate. The city centre is quickly accessible via the Molenstraat.

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VVV

Curious what to do in Amersfoort and the region? VVV Amersfoort offers you plenty of tips, information and routes.

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NS Station Amersfoort

This train station is located on the west side of the city centre. Take the exit in front and walk to the city centre in about 15 minutes.

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Parkeergarage Het Boegbeeld

Cheap parking on the north-east side of Amersfoort in parking garage on the Rijpstraat. You have to take a longer walk to the city.

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Parkeergarage Soeverein

Large parking garage on the south side of the city centre with a favorable daily rate. The city centre can be reached in just a few minutes.

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blank Photo Parkeergarage Eemplein in Amersfoort, Info, Park

Parkeergarage Eemplein

This large car park is located in the north-west between De Nieuwe Stad and the centre of Amersfoort. Ideal for discovering both areas.

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