The 69 best places to visit during a city trip in Deventer

This lively city on the IJssel is a good place to stay. Dive into historic streets, stroll through beautiful city squares and taste the atmosphere. In the centre full of character, let yourself be surprised by the multifaceted shopping offer and visit unique shops that you must have seen. Take a look around and discover the centuries-old monuments that the city houses. For a delicious lunch, dinner or drinks, you don't have to look far in Deventer, there is something for everyone!

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Hanze Museum de Leeuw

The Hanze Museum de Leeuw is a hotel, museum, candy shop and coffee and tea shop in one. For a new experience, go here!

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At No11 it is wonderful to stay in a nice decor and a menu full of good food. Everyone has been taken into account, as well as allergies!

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Microhotel Lucy in the Sky

Go to the Havenkwartier in Deventer for a unique overnight stay in one of the three special buildings that resembles spaceships.

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Holy Cow

At Holy Cow, you'll look out for all the original, colourful gifts, clothes and decorations. You will find lots of fun here for young and old.

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FREEK! knows how to offer a combination of cool, hip and feminine clothing that is suitable for all kinds of occasions.

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One of the oldest daring buildings in the Netherlands. Admire this icon of the city and dive into the eponymous museum for exhibitions on Deventer.

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De Vrije Vogel

When you enter De Vrije Vogel it feels like a surprising living room where you will find a combination of special, beautiful products.

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De Hip

The Hip cannot be summarized in one sentence. To experience it and enjoy all the fun you can experience, a visit is definitely in place.

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Banketbakkerij Lentelink

Are you hungry for a pastry, delicious chocolates or a savory sandwich? Then pay a visit to the confectionery Lentelink.

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In this characteristic monumental building you can enjoy dance evenings and concerts to live music and an evening of good food.

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Grand Boutique Hotel Huis Vermeer

For a nice night's stay in individually decorated rooms and culinary delights, go to this hotel located opposite the Lebuïnuskerk.

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A Taste of Honey

At A Taste of Honey you can enjoy the special 'taste champagne brunch' or delicious freshly prepared cakes, bagels and drinks.

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Happerij Tapperij de Expeditie

Choose a dish from the menu with influences from all over the world, will it be a Swiss cheese fondue or the Egyptian stuffed paprika?

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Glaswerk uit Bohemen

Be amazed by beautiful Bohemian glassware and crystal in the most beautiful shapes. Handmade by Czech glass artists.

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RARE & MORE sells items with character. Especially in the field of interior, lamps and vintage hifi. But also discover vinyl, fashion and more.

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When you walk into Bloomstyle, the delicious floral scents meet you. You will find beautiful bouquets, plants and flowers here.

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Appel & Ei

The second-hand store Appel & Ei sells tough and feminine clothing from various top brands that are carefully selected.

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Paviljoen Vogeleiland

Pavilion Vogeliland you will visit for both relaxation and fun activities. The animals, the cozy restaurant and all the greenery complete it.

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Vrienden van Vroeger

At Vrienden van Vrienden you will not only come for a delicious lunch, but also for a nice drink in combination with a beautiful performance.

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Visit this small, atmospheric lifestyle & gift shop in downtown for beautiful bags, lamps, pillows and... Italian chocolate balls.

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Bij Peet

At Peet you can enjoy a good cup of coffee, a point cake or a sandwich in nostalgic atmospheres. Inside or on the cozy terrace outside.

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Aldino Moda

The Aldino Moda store features beautiful exclusive men's and women's garments. The style varies from qualitative and very chic to more casual.

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Museum Geert Groote Huis

For an educational day, visit the Museum Geert Groote Huis. Here you will discover everything about the life and the renewal movement of Geert Groote.

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Hotel Hanzestadslogement de Leeuw

This small-scale 'charm' hotel dating back to 1645 is a special, fun combination of b&b, tea and coffee shop, Hanze Museum and candy shop

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The beautiful, imposing Lebuin Church is built in a Gothic style. The church itself is owned by the Protestant church and the tower belongs to the municipality.

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With a friendly atmosphere and creativity in the kitchen, The Wallstreet Tea-Rose lets every customer enjoy all the goodies they offer.

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Hoge Ramen

Are you looking for a surprising home accessory, an original gift or a nice wardrobe item? At the shop High Windows they have it all.

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Hemelse Hebbedingen

Both women and men can go to Heavenly Hebbedingen for a new look. Look around and you'll find some really nice clothes and shoes.

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Fooddock is a cool, atmospheric food hall where different idiosyncratic entrepreneurs with a passion for food offer their specialties.

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Restaurant Jackies

For special dishes you're good at Restaurant Jackies. There are delights such as lobster, duck breast, steak and champagne on the menu.

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De Hipshop

The Hipshop is a gift shop and gallery with exhibitions, Dutch Design articles, trendy gadgets and attention to Fairtrade products.

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Do you want to escape the hustle and bustle of the city? Then visit the Rijsterborgherpark and enjoy the peace and all the beautiful images that are there.

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Coffee Together

At Coffee Together you can go for a good cup of coffee with a tip cake or a delicious fresh smoothie with a delicious sandwich.

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Kaashandel de Brink

Cheese trade de Brink has been appointed no less than 6 times as Dutch Best Cheese Specialty. So you go here for delicious cheese!

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De Brink is the central square in the city centre of Deventer and is surrounded by cozy terraces, a nice cookie shop and you will find the Tourist Office.

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Deventer Koekwinkel

For a typical delicacy from Deventer, step into the cookie shop and enjoy a delicious cup of coffee, tea and the real herb cake!

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Ot & Sien

Ot & Sien is a cozy restaurant with an old Dutch decor and delicious pancakes in all kinds of special combinations.

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't Arsenaal

You can enjoy a culinary evening at restaurant't Arsenaal. The dishes are French/Mediterranean oriented and prepared with beautiful products.

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WAAR Deventer

Gift shop where you come for beautiful gifts with a special story, from home accessories, jewelry and books, to delicious food and drinks.

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Groote Poot

At Groote Poot you are at the right place for a whole loaves but also for a delicious, organic sandwich with a cup of coffee!

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Deventer Borstelwinkel

Step into the Brush Shop and taste the atmosphere of the past. With an extensive collection of brushes and brooms, this is a very special store.

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Engel & Bengel Eetkaffee

Engel & Bengel is a friendly dining kaffee where it is pleasant to stay. Whether you come to enjoy a tasty dinner, lunch or a good drink.

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Senses of Living

After a visit to Senses of Living you will walk out the door with a nice product, such as a nice apron, a good pan or nice tableware.

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Speelgoedmuseum Deventer

For a special experience, go to the Toy Museum. The collection and interaction make the museum a very nice place for young and old!

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Let yourself be inspired by all books, magazines, wool and materials in the Dol-op-Wool store and get creative!

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Bierencafé De Heks

Would you like to have a drink somewhere and sip a delicious specialty beer? Visit Beer Café De Witch and enjoy!

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Havana Bay

At Havana Bay you can enjoy an evening full of delicious Cuban specialities, delicious cocktails and a cosy atmosphere.

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Hotel de Vischpoorte

Affordable luxury is available in this hotel where rooms and apartments are located in the historic building and 600 metres from the Brink River.

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Lales Mode

For the trendy woman who loves colorful and cheerful clothes, Lales Mode is a fun fashion store. From beautiful dresses to nice accessories!

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The beautiful Bergkerk is located in the centre of Deventer and has a long history. Nowadays you can admire exhibitions and concerts.

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Charles Dickens Museum

Unique Charles Dickens museum and library.

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Enjoy an extensive lunch or dinner on the sun-drenched terrace next to the characteristic Wilhelminafontein and overlooking the Waag.

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For a beautiful stylish outfit, visit Bibett. Whether you're looking for a Moschino bag or a dress by Jean Paul.

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De Bonte Klipper

De Bonte Klipper is an authentic shop where the customer can enjoy the ultimate coffee and tea experience with delicious chocolates.

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St. Tropez

At St. Tropez you can enjoy delicious lunch dishes, a tasty dinner or a drink all day long. It's a suitable place for everyone.

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Koning Willem

King Willem, with a collection consisting of 2800 games and 8000 Lps, is a paradise for the game enthusiast and music lover.

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Sandton IJsselhotel

Located on the IJssel with a beautiful view over Deventer you will find this luxury design hotel where you relax and settle on the lovely terrace.

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For delicious artisanal fries made from the best fries potatoes, baked in their skins and combined with tasty sauces.

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At Chocolaterie Sjokolaa you are at the right place for delicious chocolate and you can see how the products are made in an artisanal way.

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Roemar koffie & thee

Roemar coffee & tea is a unique concept in Deventer where the coffee beans are freshly roasted and where you can create and mix tea yourself.

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You get cheerful right away when you step over the threshold at Tantilly. The beautiful colourful collection is very nice for young and old.

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Restaurant Boas

For an evening of culinary enjoyment, the atmospheric Restaurant Boas is a suitable place. On the menu you will find beautiful French dishes.

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Parkeergarage Brink

This car park is located in the southern part of the city centre near the Wilhelminabrug. Good location to walk directly into the city.

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Parkeerterrein Beestenmarkt

At the Beestenmarkt you can park right behind the station for convenient hourly and day rates. Please note limited opening hours.

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Centrum Garage

This large parking garage behind the HEMA is centrally located in the city centre of Deventer. Ideal location with fairly favorable parking rates.

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Parkeerterrein Van Twickelostraat

This car park on the northwest side of the city centre has a cheap hourly and daily rate. The city centre can be reached quickly from here.

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Parkeerterrein Melksterweide

On the other side of the IJssel it is possible to park free of charge. The crossing with the ferry is cheap and a nice side.

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NS Station Deventer

This train station is located on the north side of the city centre. Take the exit at the front and walk to the city centre in more than 5 minutes.

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A visit to the Tourist Office in the Penninckshuis is a good start to discover Deventer. They will be happy to help you with useful tips, information and routes.

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