The 8 best activities and events to experience in Leeuwarden

There is plenty to do in Leeuwarden! Make your city trip unforgettable by visiting the city during a well-known event. Or get to know Leeuwarden better by taking part in an activity that lets you experience a completely different side of the city. We have made a selection of activities, tours and tours that will ensure that your day in Leeuwarden will stay in your memory forever. Check out our tips and recommendations.

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Sint Bonifatiuskerk

The church of Saint Boniface has a long history and is a feast for the eyes. In summer you can visit the beautiful church and climb the tower.

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De Oldehove

This leaning, unfinished tower has a long history and, despite its unique appearance, is an important symbol in Leeuwarden.

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There is always something to do in this historic place. Discover the creative companies, visit an exhibition or a cultural event.

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Designed For Maria Vintage Clothing

Small but striking vintage clothing store with plenty of clothing and accessories for 1980.

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Fries Museum

Would you like to learn more about Friesland during a nice day in the city? Visit the Frisian Museum in Leeuwarden.

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Paddy O'Ryan

For a pleasant evening of drinking, eating and enjoying live music in a nice atmosphere, you should definitely visit Paddy O'Ryan.

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Kleintheater De vier Pelikanen

The smallest Art Nouveau theatre in Europe. In the magical monumental building you can enjoy concerts, theatre, cabaret, lectures and exhibitions.

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A Guide to Leeuwarden

Get to know Leeuwarden through a city walk with a local guide who will be happy to show you all the beautiful parts of the city and tell the best stories.

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