The 17 most beautiful sights and museums to visit in Eindhoven
The city centre of trendy Eindhoven is full of gems waiting to be discovered. Despite its modern, industrial character, Eindhoven owns some 140 national monuments, often found in the De Bergen district. The fact that the company Philips and the city of Eindhoven are inextricably linked is also clearly visible. For example, stroll around the creative Strijp-S, a neighborhood full of hotspots located on a former Philips site. As far as sights, museums, parks and art objects are concerned, there is also plenty to explore in Eindhoven. Save all your favourite spots on your city guide and experience it for yourself during a day in Eindhoven.
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During a fun day in Eindhoven, take a look at the Augustijnenkerk and see the beautiful details, such as the Heilig Heart Statue and the chapels.
For a unique experience visit the DAF Museum. Take a look at the exceptional collection of cars, history and the cozy village square.
This organically shaped futuristic building designed by Massimiliano Fuksas serves as an entrance to the beautiful shopping centre De Admirant.
Take a look at the Flying Pins. The bowling ball with flying cones is a special coastal work and at the highest point no less than 8.5 meters high.
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Strijp-S is a former business park. Old Philips factories now house bustling eateries and emerging entrepreneurs.
Ignine yourself at Bottle Distillery in the world of gin, liqueur, beer fire and vodka. The small-scale approach and artisanal method make the place unique
This is a gemstone cutting plant, shop and museum in one. Admire the collection of rough stones, fossils, shells and silver jewelry with precious stones.
For hundreds of years, the Markt in Eindhoven has been the bustling heart of the city. You used to find markets there, nowadays plenty of cosiness.
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Learn all about Philips history. From the very beginning, the development of the first light bulbs to the latest innovations.
In the centre of Eindhoven, visit the Neo-Gothic Sint-Catharinakerk. The National Monument is a beautiful landmark.
Step into the world of contemporary art and discover which works of art are exhibited at the leading Van Abbemuseum.
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city, stroll through the Stadswandelpark and see all the beautiful, unusual monuments and sculptures in a variety of styles.
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Step into the creative Urban Shopper and see all 20 stores where entrepreneurs offer products such as clothing, interior, lifestyle and food.
Enter the worlds of design, art, technology, beautiful encounters and delicious food and drink in this former marechausseekazerne.
At the Pastryclub you enter a world of delicious delicacies, beautiful creations, stimulating senses and pleasant surprises.
At Galerie Pennings, be amazed and inspired by unique photographic artworks by novice and established photographers.
TAC is a cultural breeding ground where you can relax in the cosy café and watch cool exhibitions, performances and theatre by starting artists.
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