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Things to do in Utrecht


Slot Zuylen (Castle)

Have you ever wondered how it feels like to live in a castle and live the glamorous lifestyles of the royals who once lived in these castles? Slot Zuylen is the perfect tourist spot for those people who simply admire ...

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Sonnenborgh Museum and Observatory in Utrecht

Do you want to know the secrets of the sky? Explore the mysteries of the stars and other heavenly bodies along with your family and friends? Unearth the mystery of the former Bastion of Utrecht with its breath taking scenery ...

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Dick Bruna House in Utrecht

The Dick Bruna House (Dick Bruna Huis) is a museum located in Utrecht which is totally dedicated to Dick Bruna and his famous creation Miffy. Miffy is a little rabbit and her stories have been translated into 40 languages and ...

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Rietveld Schröderhuis Utrecht

The Rietveld Schröderhuis or the Rietveld Schröder House in Utrecht was made by Dutch architect Gerrit Rietveld in 1924. It was established for Truus Schröder-Schräder and her offspring. She custom-built the house, if possible without walls because she envisioned the house to ...

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Botanische Tuinen Utrecht (Botanical Gardens)

The Botanische Tuinen Utrecht (Botanical Gardens) is as fantastic a visitors’ resource as it is a science resource. This garden park contains thousands of different plant species which are cultivated and studied by botanist from the nearby university. Visitors are ...

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University Museum Utrecht

The University Museum in Utrecht manages the historical collections of the University of Utrecht and provides exhibitions. The old adjacent Hortus is part of the museum. There is a special youth lab for experiments by children and their photo collection ...

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Railway Museum

The Spoorwegmuseum (English: Railway Museum) is the Dutch national railway museum located in Utrecht. The museum was founded in 1927, but the museum has been housed in the former Maliebaan railway station since 1954. When the museum first opened to ...

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Museum Speelklok in Utrecht

Museum Speelklok (Speelklok = musical clock) is a museum in Utrecht with a collection of automatically playing musical instruments, of which most are still working and therefore you can hear there music. There are music boxes, pianolas, barrel organs and ...

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Museum of the Grocers company

The Museum of the Grocers company (in Dutch: Museum voor het kruideniersbedrijf) in Utrecht is located in a small, early 17th century house situated in a courtyard between Hoogt and the Lange Jansstraat. Both inside and outside prevails a sense ...

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Museum Catharijneconvent

Located in the previous Catharijneconvent in Utrecht since 1979, the Museum Catharijneconvent is a state-run museum of religious arts. Its collection covers those of the museum religious art of the Catholic Archbishopric of Utrecht which was in the convent until ...

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