The 8 best activities and events to experience in Zwolle

There is plenty to do in Zwolle! Make your city trip unforgettable by visiting the city at a well-known event. Or get to know Zwolle better by participating 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 Zwolle stays in your memory forever. Check out our tips and recommendations.

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This most striking building of Zwolle can be visited as well. Climb the medieval tower staircase and learn about the history of the gate.

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Theater de Spiegel

Big and with allure. A beautiful theater where you go for a full night out. Enjoy big names from home and abroad.

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After 236 steps De Peperbus or Onze Lieve Vrouwetoren rewards you with a beautiful view. Enjoy Zwolle from a height of 50 meters.

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Poppodium Hedon

As a music lover, let yourself be enchanted at Hedon. Every week there are various concerts of different genres.

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Grote of Sint-Michaëlskerk

The Grote Kerk as the beating heart of the city, where spirituality and culture go hand in hand. From services to concerts and lectures.

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Waanders In de Broeren

Much more than a bookstore; an unprecedented world where you can shop, eat and drink surprisingly or enjoy lectures and concerts.


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Cultuurschip Thor

Cultural activities such as intimate concerts take place on the almost 100 year old boat 'The Thor'. Experience the most beautiful music in a unique location.



Hop on one of the boats and enjoy the many sights of Zwolle from the water.

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