The 16 most beautiful sights and museums to visit in Arnhem

Arnhem was destroyed during the Second World War and has since rebuilt itself into a city with a unique, creative character. There is plenty to discover in the capital of Gelderland. There are museums in Arnhem on various subjects, from wine to war and from water to art. The hilly Park Sonsbeek is also highly recommended. You walk around in the green. All in all, there is plenty to do during a day in Arnhem. Save your favorite spots on your own city guide and experience it for yourself.

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Nederlands Watermuseum

In this interactive museum you will learn about all aspects of water. Take a trip through the sewer or perform exciting tests in this DIY museum.

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Enjoy beautiful views of the Rhine River on the Rijnkade. You will find plenty of terraces and restaurants where you can sit down.

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In this cozy shopping area you can experience everything, nice shops, unique specialty shops, coffee shops and lunchrooms with delicious dishes.

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Molen De Kroon

This round stone rack mill is on display and has a nice assortment of artisanal ground products.

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The Duivelshuis, also known as the Maarten van Rossum House, dates back to the 16th century, has several folk tales and owes its name to the satyrs.

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Erfgoedcentrum Rozet

Here the story of Arnhem and surroundings is told. You will learn everything about football club Vitesse, the Battle of Arnhem and Arnhem artists.

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From market for grain trade to entertainment center. At the Korenmarkt you can now find numerous cosy restaurants in old warehouses.

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Luthers Hofje

Located in the district of Klarendal you will find the ancient Luther court. The courthouse was founded in 1860 and intended for elderly people to live in.

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NS Station Arnhem

A wave, a glacier or a whale? The striking, sloping station building is mistaken for everything. A special piece of architecture.

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Grote- of Eusebiuskerk

This church towers high above the city. With the unique panoramic glass lift, rise to a height of no less than 73 meters and enjoy.

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Sabelspoort- of Eusebiuspoort

The Sabelspoort- of Eusebiuspoort has a long history and was severely damaged during the war, after which it was rebuilt and restored.

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Park Sonsbeek

A park with a hilly character where there is much to discover. De Witte Watermolen, House Sonsbeek, tea house de Palatine and so on.


Recommended for an overnight stay in Arnhem

Werfpaviljoen Stadsblokkenwerf

Take the pedestrian spont to the green side of the Rhine and experience a unique experience in the yard, the tea garden and the tea pavilion.


Nederlands Wijnmuseum

Discover the fascinating world of wine. Taste and enjoy a good glass of wine in the authentic wine cellars that you will find here. A unique experience.



This is the centre for culture, knowledge and education in Arnhem. Here you will find the Library, the Heritage Centre, an Art Lending and much more.



An emerging neighborhood full of fun and special shops, workshops, workshops, studios and galleries of upcoming talent and established names.

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