Purmerend was originally focused on fishing and shipping. Nowadays it is a city where you can spend a fun day shopping. The centre, with the Koemarkt as its centre, has a village look. You can still find one-man businesses in Purmerend that have been run by families from the neighbourhood for years, such as Melkhandel Kuyt. In addition to unique shops, you will also find monuments with beautiful façades and cosy restaurants in Purmerend.
Discover Purmerend together with LeukeTip. We believe that planning a city trip should not cost you time or stress. Whether you are looking for a last-minute visit or planning a complete city trip, together with locals we will show you the way in beautiful Purmerend. With a printed city guide or mobile in your hand, you can easily discover the nicest places and encounter unforgettable experience.
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