The 106 best places to visit during a city trip in Haarlem
Haarlem has everything you need for a nice day in the city. The historic city centre is surrounded by canals and landings and is characterized by the many characteristic streets, monuments and one of the most beautiful squares in the Netherlands, the Grote Markt. There are plenty of special and unique shops to discover. In the field of art and culture, Haarlem also has a lot to offer, from famous museums such as the Teylers Museum and De Hallen to hidden places.
Here you will find everything in front of and around a specially set table. The assortment consists of special crockery, cutlery, glassware and table linen.
Frans Hals is the most famous painter in Haarlem. The museum named after him shows a selection of his most beautiful and largest paintings.
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This gate has been welcoming you in Haarlem since about 1400. It is the only gate left of the original twelve gates.
Discover Haarlem on 2 wheels during the best bike tours through the city.
Playing is the most important thing and is central here. In the cafe children can have fun and you will find a nice and diverse toy offer.
Cocktail bar Wigbolt has been named the best bar in the city several times by the Haarlem public and a professional jury. Taste why for yourself.
Throughout the year, it's Christmas and Santa Claus. You can go here for decorations for Christmas and Santa Claus and homemade candles.
For skateboards, snowboards and everything you need. The staff have experience and can answer all your questions.
Enter this colourful mini-department store full of inspiration and be surprised by industrial vintage, new furniture and trendy accessories.
Explore Haarlem from the water on a fun tour through the historic canals. Step aboard and let yourself be guided by beautiful sights.
In 'Het Hart' of Haarlem is this lovely B&B where you stay in beautiful rooms and relax in the romantic courtyard garden.
A workshop, shop, art lending and Plant-inn. All the nice vases, bags and insect hotels are made here by people with disabilities.
This eco & fair fashion shop is built on cool brands with inspiring stories. Brands that produce sustainably and artisanally.
Chicken from the charcoal grill in combination with simple but good side dishes. The used chickens are free-range chickens and come from the Veluwe.
A monthly walking route along currently 15 workshops and/or galleries. On every first Sunday of the month there is open house from 1am to 5pm.
The menu consists of by-catch and Dutch fish. So honestly. The raw decor, oyster man and large wine list complete the experience.
The marking on the street may not tell you much at first glance. But the stripes are the starting point for the pilgrimage to Santiago.
A stylish store where you will find brands that won't come across at the big chains. In a friendly atmosphere you can look around here.
Take the time to taste, smell and discover. Go in search of a tea that suits you. Or a nice teapot, gift or sweet snack.
Stroll along the Spaarne along cosy restaurants, characteristic bridges and various monumental buildings.
Located on the Grote Markt you will find the town hall. Admire this beautiful building with the watchful Lady of Justice watching the square.
This B&B is located in a beautiful, monumental building and contains many original features. The authentic rooms and top location make it ideal!
This boutique combines simplicity and quality. They will be happy to help you find an outfit with a good dose of Scandinavian style.
A stone's throw from shops and restaurants, the beautiful, spacious suites are stylishly decorated with luxurious bathrooms and tea and coffee making facilities.
You don't have to look any further for delicious wines and delicacies. The friendly staff will be happy to tell you about the assortment with passion.
This boutique hostel offers 12 unique rooms decorated by students in training. There is also a cozy bar, living area and patio with fireplace.
Experience this atmospheric, authentic bookshop with the oldest wall in the city. Dream away from the most beautiful stories in the beautiful interior.
Morris goes back to base; nice pieces of meat, whole fish and tasty sides. Long tables, appropriate wines, street art and plenty of conviviality.
Let yourself be seduced by hundreds of loose teas, inspired by the colourful spices or surprise by the nice gifts they have here.
Stadscafé Bar Boef, also called the living room of the inner city. Take a seat on a Chesterfield bench or at the bar and have a drink or a bite to eat.
This museum of the mind depicts people in all its facets, especially people who deviate from the current standard in the Netherlands.
A wonder store with a collection of art, home accessories and furniture. Be inspired in this beautifully decorated business and admire all the beauty.
A true family business that currently employs the third generation. Beautiful handmade men's shoes are manufactured here in our own workshop.
This artisan chocolate shop is located in a characteristic building from the 17th century. See how the best chocolate products come into being.
A boutique full of must-haves, jewelry and nice items for your wardrobe. For every budget and for every style. Feel free to ask for style advice.
Are you a fashion-conscious woman, young in mind, with an interest in design, architecture and art? Then Just B. Invited is for you.
With attention to man, detail and quality, Maaike brings items with each their own unique story. Discover plants, design, interior items and more.
In addition to the beautiful collection you can have a unique piece of jewellery made here. So you have the perfect necklace with your new dress or a ring that suits you.
A beer café with the focus on Dutch specialty beer. Taste new styles of modern craft brewers and classics of established names.
You can experience the best Italian flavours in DIGA. The large open kitchen, glass wine room and modern decor make dining an experience here.
Beautiful and practical. These are the items they collect at magpie & Jay. Mostly with influences of Norwegian design but from all over Europe.
A second-hand shop full of clothing and lifestyle. The 250 square meter warehouse is full of fashion, interior accessories and trendy furniture.
A store for the youngest. Discover the cheerful world in which wooden toys play the main role. From balance bike to maternity gifts.
Be inspired and advised in this special cooking shop. In the beautiful store you will find everything in the field of cooking, baking, table and gifts.
This house shows how Jewish people in hiding could hide behind a false wall in Corrie ten Boom's bedroom.
Het Uiltje is a new brewery from Haarlem. Love for specialty beer led them to brew her own beer. Taste the tasty beers in this bar.
The oldest museum in the Netherlands where the public has been welcome to look at objects of art and science since 1784.
At number 9 you will find, how could it be otherwise, NR9. For both men and women they have sneakers, beautiful brands, sunglasses and more.
This museum is very appropriately underground. You will learn about the history of Haarlem through finds from the soil.
In 1849 Antonie van der Pigge opened his 'affair in dryers and spices'. Today the special drugstore still exists.
From Wednesday to Sunday you can go to the cosy and atmospheric MICA for good coffee, but also for a delicious breakfast and delicious lunch.
A collection shop full of youth sentiment and nostalgia. At Past Joys you'll find them all, Tintin, Snoopy, Barbapapa, Betty Boop and other heroes.
In the heart of the centre of Haarlem you will find the Grote Markt. The square is the ideal location to relax thanks to the many terraces.
Within walking distance of the Haarlem CS you will find the Oerkap. Enjoy homemade pizza at the Spaarne, the nice atmosphere, a nice music and the sun.
From the 15th century onwards, the pilgrims have been cooked here on their way to Santiago de Compostela. Taste the atmosphere and food at this unique location.
At Jopo de Pojo, you won't get bored on the shelves full of European comics, American comics and manga. Here they have a passion for comics.
With 40 different beers on the tab, it's hard to choose. Fortunately, the team knows all the beers through and through and they are happy to advise you. Cheers!
Thanks to the large pompous entrance, the Teylers Hofje is not really hidden. Since its inception in 1787, the courtyard offers living space to lonely ladies.
Petit Depot is a small warehouse full of lovingly made beauty. You will find a special mix of vintage, handmade and design.
Here you will find everything to make your home more fun and original gifts. Many of the collections of Sakie's are designed by the store itself.
You'll find Frisk in a beautiful building: the old Droste chocolate factory. The cooking style is based on the Nordic Kitchen: simple, pure and healthy.
Modern and contemporary art can be found in De Hallen Haarlem. In the collection, artists take a critical look at modern society.
Cafe and board games shop in one. Hundreds of board and card games are waiting for you here. Play there while enjoying a nice snack and drink.
Stay in this nice B&B in the heart of Haarlem. Enjoy not only the prime location but also the lovely beds and the abundant breakfast.
Specialty store in the field of cooking, tables, gifts and design items. For, among others, dishes, glassware, cutlery and cooking pans.
In the open workshop, chocolates and other chocolate items are made by hand in an artisanal way. Here the taste experience is central.
In this small restaurant, put together a delicious plateau with small bites full of flavour explosions or enjoy a tasty main course with good wine.
At the Schaapmakersdijk you can have lunch and dinner. Zuidam plays with time, both in the appearance of the building and in the menu.
Interior and utensils from Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Tunisia and Greece find their way to the beautiful shop of Ottomania.
The Spanish authentic charcoal oven is the main theme of the menu here. Let yourself be surprised by new flavors during a lunch or dinner.
Stroke in the conservatory, cosy courtyard or pink room of this trendy restaurant and order a salad, soup, flammkuchen or freshly baked cake.
Always tasty for in between. The Flemish fries are freshly cut daily and after the better juggling work is ready for the tip bag.
Beautifully located, the renovated B&B Park 43 offers apartments with private entrance, a nice terrace, good beds and a private kitchen.
The staff is ready for you, the music is nostalgic, the art inspiring. Here you can go for exclusive clothing, jewelry and curiosities.
Not just any street. The Kleine Houtstraat is often voted the best shopping street in the Netherlands. This is due to the many special shops.
Openness, honesty, conviviality, beautiful products and passion for the profession. Lovers meet and inspire each other at Kloffie.
Jopen has restored the centuries-old Haarlem brewing tradition. A former god's house has been transformed into a modern city brewery and grand café.
For 38 years this antique shop has been found in Haarlem. It's set up with the idea that when people get tired of something, they don't have to throw it away.
A landmark in the city. The medieval church is built in the Gothic style and located on the Grote Markt.
Boasting an excellent location, this contemporary boutique hotel offers well-kept rooms with seating area and a rich breakfast buffet in the morning.
In an old carpentry workshop you will find Atelier 8, a place full of inspiration and creativity. You will find furniture, gifts, home accessories and much more.
In addition to lunch, you can also go to Klein Paris for homemade cakes, beautiful brocante and enjoy French music.
The Yogurt Barn was born out of passion for nature, good food and enjoyment. It is delicious, organic and comes directly from the farmer.
Burgundian enjoyment. That's what it's all about in Pand 13. Both on liquor and food level, they're happy to give you a special experience here.
The world of Jansje is a surprising gift shop and lunchroom with a beautiful collection of sustainable products from various countries.
The Gang is the old entrance to the Baptist Church. By means of exhibitions, photographers connect the outside world with the church.
In a 15th century monument overlooking the courtyard garden Het Poveniershofje you can enjoy coffee, cakes, soups, sandwiches or a High Tea.
Enjoy the view, looking over the Spaarne and Haarlem. The museum introduces you to the age-old technique of turning wind into energy.
In full concentration, they're working here. In an artisanal way they work on hand-carved frames and provide furniture with gold leaf.
A store full of London women's fashion. The owners from England put together a collection based on the city's fashion image.
From the jars of paint you can see that the art is not only for sale, but also made. With luck even the moment you walk in.
In a building of over 100 years old you can have breakfast, lunch and drinks. Enjoy the dishes, ambience, the view, the music and art.
At the Spaarne is perhaps the most famous music café in Haarlem. Musicians from all over the world are still performing here every week.
The atmosphere is cozy and relaxed, the decoration colorful and warm and the dishes delicious and at a fair price.
Looking for an original maternity gift? Anything for the nursery? Or responsible toys? Then you are good at baby specialty store Never Grow Up.
A fine boutique where you will find the best accessories, trendy clothing, lifestyle products and trendy and handmade jewelry.
ML is a wonderful place to dine, drink, meet and sleep. The hotel exudes the atmosphere of the past, but in a modern setting.
Since 1949 you can go here for the best ice cream. Much has changed over the years but the quality of the ice has always remained the same.
Here clothes and interior come together in a beautiful store. Get inspiration in a cosy ambience and find that one perfect item.
In the store you will find a beautiful collection of jewellery. The studio is upstairs. Still often the characteristic sounds of forging can be heard.
This train station is located north of the city centre. Take the exit towards the bus station and walk to the city centre in more than 10 minutes.
Every question you have about Haarlem they try to answer as best as possible. In addition, you can go here for tickets and maps.
This municipal car park on the north side of the city centre is close to the station. The city centre can be reached quickly from here.
The largest municipal car park on the west side of the city center is located next to Pathé Cinema and within walking distance of pop centre De Patronaat.
On the south side near the Frederikspark is this large somewhat older car park. There is always a place to find here for your visit to Haarlem.
This is a cheap parking location in Haarlem, but is located fairly north of the city centre. So you have to take a longer walk.
Spacious and very centrally located new municipal car park. You are right from this location in the city centre of Haarlem.
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