The 86 best places to visit during a city trip in Nijmegen

For 2000 years Nijmegen has been able to attract a visit. Were the first legions of Romans, they are now students from all over the world. Not to mention walkers. Who visit the city during the busy Nijmegen Four Days Days. Are you next to visit the city? Dive into the centre and discover a special mix of history and progressiveness. In addition, enjoy the beautiful location between the river landscape on the one hand and the hilly landscape on the other.


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Blonde Pater

They have won many awards with their coffee, many top barista learned the trade here and the coffee is prepared with love and passion. You can taste it!

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Hotel & Hostel De Prince

Located in the heart of Nijmegen, this hotel is located in a monumental building that features a 15th-century cellar and a spa with sauna and whirlpool.

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Ristorante Merano

Imagine yourself in Italian atmosphere at Ristorante Merano and choose one of the delicious authentic dishes prepared with organic products.

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Boterwaag

Visit the Grote Markt and admire the beautiful Boterwaag in the middle of the square, shrouded in Renaissance shapes.

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De Meesterproef

Where in the past bags with E-numbers came from, nowadays there is De Masterproef where delicious, fresh dishes are prepared with passion.

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512 Nijmegen & Bleshyou

512 Nijmegen is a unique combination of fashion, design, plants and tea. Relax in 'Our Tea Bar' and wander around among the beautiful items.

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CALI

Slap down at CALI, sack down and enjoy delicious home-made snacks and tasty drinks. The fun thing is that all the food is shared socially.

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Cappello

For the most beautiful hats, bags and scarves, step over the threshold at Capello. The items are from well-known and eminent designers.

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blank Photo Patathuisje Piccolino in Nijmegen, Eat & drink, Enjoy delicious

Patathuisje Piccolino

Did you get hungry during your day in town? At Patathuisje Piccolino you can enjoy delicious fries made from the best raw potatoes.

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Waalkade

Enjoy a nice drink, some food and enjoy a beautiful view over the Waal. An area with historic buildings and plenty of restaurants and cafés.

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blank Photo Stadsbakkerij De Bie in Nijmegen, Eat & drink, Enjoy delicious

Stadsbakkerij De Bie

Make a stop at Stadsbakery De Bie during a fun day in Nijmegen and buy a delicious traditional sandwich or pastry for the go.

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Fika

Imagine yourself in Scandinavia at the always cozy Fika and go for a nice breakfast, lunch or evening bite inspired by the Northern cuisine.

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Stadscafé Jan

Stroll down at Stadscafé Jan and drink a delicious specialty beer or enjoy delicious lunch dishes and a good cup of coffee on the beautiful terrace.

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blank Photo Strik Patisserie in Nijmegen, Eat & drink, Delicacies & specialties, Snack & inbetween

Strik Patisserie

At Strik Patisserie you enter the world of delicious pastries, creamy chocolates and crispy bread. Everything is of top quality!

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blank Photo The Fuzz Coffee & Tunes in Nijmegen, Eat & drink, Coffee, tea & cakes, Lunch

The Fuzz Coffee & Tunes

At The Fuzz Coffee & Tunes you will feel right at home thanks to the cozy atmosphere, the good food and drinks, not to mention thanks to cat Bert.

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STOOM beer & food

STOAM is located in an old factory where you can enjoy delicious domestic and foreign beers, good food and the special atmosphere.

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LUX Nijmegen

Film house and cultural stage in the 'Goortgebouw' where there is always something to do in the areas of film, theatre, music, dance and debate.

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Stadsbrouwerij de Hemel

During the weekend, visit this city brewery and learn all about the process of distillation and brewing. Tasting is of course part of this.

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Nibbles

Hip Nibbles has a menu full of delicious snacks and tapas from Mediterranean cuisine. Taste and share the many different dishes.

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Make My Day Women

Step into Make My Day and taste the total experience of shopping and relaxing. Both for men and women you will score unique finds here.

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Vinylarchief

Step into Vinylarchief and look around at your leisure between the records, LPs, CDs and DVDs. Each product is a wonderful addition to your collection.

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ART Fashion

At Art Fashion you won't walk out of the store without having scored a unique, beautiful clothing item and the staff are always ready to help.

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Hostel Barbarossa

Located in a youth hostel, this cosy hostel is 350 metres from the Grote Markt. There is also a shared kitchen, roof terrace and living room.

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Café Daen

Beautiful brown Café in a monumental building (the old Laeckenhal) on the Grote Markt of Nijmegen with extensive specialty beers menu.

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Stippels Kadowinkel

For a nice gift or something special in your home you are at the small department store Dokels Gift Shop at the right place.

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Mariënburgkapel

Learn about the history oldest city in the Netherlands, Nijmegen, through the exhibitions in the Mariënburgkapel.

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blank Photo MUNT Saladebar in Nijmegen, Eat & drink, Lunch

MUNT Saladebar

Enjoy delicious, healthy meal salads, soups, snacks and juices made with pure and organic products in the cosy lunchroom MUNT.

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Nationaal Fietsmuseum Velorama

Admire a large number of unique bikes in this only bicycle museum in the Netherlands. From original balance bikes to royal two-wheelers.

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Valkhof

Stroll around the Valkhof, see the Saint Nicholas Chapel and the Barbarossa ruins and enjoy the peace and nature.

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Hunnerpark

Escape the hustle and bustle of town and take a nice walk through the Hunnerpark. You will see historical objects, parts of the old city wall and statues.

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Prikkels

Fancy a nice ice cream? Or a drink, sandwich or delicious soup? That's gonna be hard to choose because at stimuli they have it all.

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Bistro Bar Ivory

Let the hosts and chefs of this bistro pamper you. Enjoy delicious robust steaks and other balanced dishes.

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Chocola Belga

Chocola Belga is a good place for artisan chocolate products. And don't forget the mouth-watering nougat, cookies and other sweets.

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blank Photo B&B Opoe Sientje in Nijmegen, Sleep, Bed & breakfast

B&B Opoe Sientje

Experience a special night at B&B Opoe Sientje. This unique ship has 5 rooms, each with its own special decor.

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Stadhuis

During a day trip in Nijmegen, walk along the Town Hall and see all the beautiful details that the building is rich, such as the sculptures on the façade.

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blank Photo Kattencafé Balthazar in Nijmegen, Eat & drink, Drink coffee tea

Kattencafé Balthazar

The (naked) cats at Balthazar live permanently in the café. Enjoy their company over a nice cup of coffee or tea with delicious pastries.

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Ochre and Red

Are you looking for a unique piece of furniture or home accessory? Ochre and Red is a store full of surprises with colourful, honestly produced items.

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Stevenskerk

Behold this largest church in the city during a day trip to Nijmegen. The 13th century building is shrouded in a Romanesque Gothic style.

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Hotel Linnen

Located a few steps from the city centre, Hotel Linens is housed in an old building, offering luxurious modern rooms and great personal service.

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Hotel Prikkels

Located in the oldest part of the city, Hotel Pricits offers 5 rooms that are warmly, tastefully and homely, designed by designers.

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De Fabriek

Hidden behind large industrial gates you will find De Factory. Formerly a warehouse for wood, now a very nice lunchroom and concept store.

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Kinderboekwinkel Nijmegen

Bookworms can indulge in Kinderboekwinkel Nijmegen and feel like they are in the world of exciting stories, games and audiobooks.

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Versailles Dranken Nijmegen

With no less than 1500 kinds of whiskies, 400 types of wines and 375 (special) beers, Versailles Drinks is the place for lovers of a drink.

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blank Photo Smaakrijk in Nijmegen, Eat & drink, Coffee, tea & cakes, Lunch

Smaakrijk

Craft, pure and rich in taste, that's how you can describe lunchroom Taste. Stroke down and taste a delicious, pure lunch and fresh coffee.

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Zus & Zo Keukengerei

Are you looking for a nice gift, a handy tool or a cookbook? The assortment of Zus & Zo Kitchenware consists of thousands of articles!

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blank Photo Ming & Mikis in Nijmegen, Shopping, Fashion & clothing

Ming & Mikis

With a beautiful collection full of brands from different countries, Ming & Mikis is guaranteed to score beautiful clothing items and accessories.

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blank Photo De Kaaij in Nijmegen, Eat & drink, Enjoy nice drink

De Kaaij

What started with a truck and folding bar has grown into De Kaaij. Relax during the summer on this cultural city beach at the Waalbrug.

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Het Theeza(a)kje

By purchasing one of the fun tea blends you give jobs to people with a distance to the labour market.

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Galerie Bart

Podium for young and new talent with exhibitions by ambitious artists, photographers and designers, as well as cultural events and workshops.

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blank Photo First Things First in Nijmegen, Eat & drink, Coffee, tea & cakes, Lunch

First Things First

Where previously used to be animal feeders, you now drink coffee of superior quality in a fine atmosphere. Experience coffee shop First Things First.

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Hotel MANNA

Hotel MANNA is a trendsetting hotel, restaurant and bar in one. Luxury suites, service, hospitality and design are of paramount importance here.

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Petrus Canisiuskerk

After a number of devastations, including the bombardment of 1944, this church now consists of a combination of neo-Gothic old and new buildings.

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Silverado Westernstore

Step into Silverado Westernstore and imagine yourself in the world of cowboy boots, Western hats, clothing items and many different accessories.

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Heydenrijck Wonen

Rural home accessories, cool furniture and special antiques. Heydenrijck Wonen has a nice assortment with attention for personal advice.

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Lange Hezelstraat

The Lange Hezelstraat in the center of Nijmegen is the oldest shopping street in the Netherlands and always cozy and beautiful thanks to its historic buildings.

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Le Petit Rêve

Give your decor a new boost by stepping into Le Petit Rêve and snooping around in the wide range of different styles.

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Fresca

Do you choose a nice tip cake, a salad or a sandwich? At Fresca the choice is huge and you are good for breakfast and good lunch.

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Bairro Alto

At Bairro Alto you feel the peace as you step over the threshold. In the creative setting, you can eat delicious lunch dishes or choose for a picnic.

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Kaashandel De Wit

The real cheese head can be enjoyed at Cheestrade de Wit, where the assortment consists of a range of delicious domestic and foreign cheeses.

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Hotel Blue Nijmegen

Hospitality, comfort and dynamism are combined at Hotel Blue. The sleek decor, good service and good breakfast make it a top hotel.

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muZIEum

Imagine that you do not see cars driving or do not know where the exit is. How does that affect you? Discover it for yourself in the MuSum.

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Museum het Valkhof

Visitors of all ages can admire a mix of archaeological finds, Old and Modern art at the Valkhof Museum.

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Apparthotel Oranjestaete

This characteristic hotel is a warm, atmospheric place where personal attention is important and you spend the night in a nice studio or apartment.

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Concertgebouw de Vereeniging

In concert hall De Vereeniging with a large hall for 1450 visitors, you will find different features of Art Nouveau and Art Deco.

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WAAR

For surprising, sustainable and original gifts, go to WHERE. There you will find everything in the field of fashion, accessories, living, food and books.

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Nostra Lunch Winebar

They have a large collection of wines, almost all of which are served by the glass. You're also good for lunch, high tea and high wine.

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Grote Markt

Stroke down on one of the many terraces on the Grote Markt and take a look at the beautiful buildings and Rijksmonumenten while enjoying lunch or drinks.

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Philipse Koffie & Brocante

Looking for a nice base in Nijmegen? Philipse Koffie & Brocante is the perfect place to relax, eat and score brocante.

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Bistro Flores

With beautiful dishes on the menu, fine wines and a fine ambience, Bistro Flores is guaranteed to enjoy a culinary evening.

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Restaurant Wally

Enjoy an evening with your company at Wally. Here you will eat the most delicious burgers made with great love and respect.

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Project Escape

Solve the puzzles and riddles with your team of 3 to 6 people, complete all the missions and feel victory as you escape together!

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Arsenaal 1824

Right in the center of Nijmegen you will find Arsenaal 1824, a beautiful catering company consisting of a modern hip Grand Café and atmospheric restaurant.

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Bistro de Bok

Bistro de Bok is world famous in Nijmegen for their meat. Which is high quality and prepared with love. Taste it in a nice, cosy atmosphere.

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De Snuffelhoek

For the best products and gadgets you can sniff around in De Snuffelhoek, where you score nice gifts or pamper yourself well.

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Restaurant Ivory

Fancy an evening enjoying delicious culinary dishes, fine wines and your company? At Restaurant Ivory this is guaranteed!

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Coef Men

Are you man and looking for high-end products? Coef Men has a beautiful range of clothing, shoes and lifestyle products from beautiful brands.

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Coef Concept Store

Fashion and creativity come together at Coef Concept Store where you not only score trendy shoes and accessories, but also add a new hairstyle.

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Kronenburgerpark

Find relaxation in the Kronenburgerpark and see the Kronenburg Tower, St. Jacobsmolen and special historical parts of the city wall.

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ANKA Kado

From hammam towels and soaps to bowls and pillows. At ANKA Kado you will find all kinds of nice, honestly produced Turkish home accessories and tasty snacks.

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BEAR Lifestyle

For responsibly produced bags, purses and belts you're right at Bear Lifestyle. Here you walk out of the store with a cool copy.

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blank Photo Evenemententerrein Waalkade in Nijmegen, Info, Parking places

Evenemententerrein Waalkade

The event area where you can park is conveniently located near the Lower Town. Terrain is located on the north side of Nijmegen on the Waal.

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Parkeergarage Kelfkensbos

Large car park with cheap evening fare near the Valkhofpark on the east side of the city centre. Ideal to quickly visit the city centre.

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blank Photo Parkeergarage Mariënburg in Nijmegen, Info, Parking places

Parkeergarage Mariënburg

Nice central car park with cheap evening rate near the Mariënburgkapel. Perfect location to start your day in town right away.

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NS Station Nijmegen

This train station is located on the south-west side of the city centre. Take the exit towards the Spoorstraat and walk to the city centre in more than 5 minutes.

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VVV

With enthusiasm, the staff of VVV Nijmegen informs you about everything there is to do in the area of hospitality, sightseeing and shopping.

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P+R Station Nijmegen

You can park cheap behind the NS station. There is almost always a place to be found on the site. The city centre is a 10-minute walk away.

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