12 Sights in Utrecht, Netherlands (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Utrecht, Netherlands. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 12 sights are available in Utrecht, Netherlands.

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1. Domkerk

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St. Martin's Cathedral, Utrecht, or Dom Church, is a Gothic church dedicated to Saint Martin of Tours, which was the cathedral of the Diocese of Utrecht during the Middle Ages. It is the country's only pre-Reformation cathedral, but has been a Protestant church since 1580.

Wikipedia: St. Martin's Cathedral, Utrecht (EN)

2. Domtoren

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The Dom Tower of Utrecht is the tallest church tower in the Netherlands, at 112.5 metres (368 feet) in height. It is considered the symbol of Utrecht. The tower was part of St. Martin's Cathedral, also known as the Dom Church, and was built between 1321 and 1382, to a design by John of Hainaut. The cathedral was never fully completed due to lack of money. Since the unfinished nave collapsed in 1674, the Dom tower has been a freestanding tower. The tower stands at the spot where the city of Utrecht originated almost 2,000 years ago.

Wikipedia: Dom Tower of Utrecht (EN)

3. Museum Speelklok

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Museum Speelklok is a museum in The Netherlands in the city of Utrecht specializing in self-playing musical instruments. Since 1984, it has been housed in the centre of Utrecht in a former church called Buurkerk. Among the instruments on display are music boxes, musical clocks, pianolas, barrel organs and a turret clock with a carillon, most of which are still able to play for visitors. The word speelklok means musical clock.

Wikipedia: Museum Speelklok (EN)

4. Holy Trinity Church

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The Holy Trinity Church is an Anglican parish church in the Oudwijk district of Utrecht on the Van Limburg Stirumplein near the Van Limburg Stirumstraat, dedicated to the Holy Trinity. The foundation stone was laid on November 9, 1911 by the Anglican Bishop for Northern Europe Herbert Bury. A year later, the first church service was held and finally the church was consecrated on June 2, 1913.

Wikipedia: Holy Trinity Church (Utrecht) (NL)

5. Joods Monument Utrecht

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The Jewish Monument in Utrecht is a memorial to Jewish victims of World War II. In 1942 and 1943, more than 1,600 people were deported, and only 400 of them returned. Until 2015, Utrecht was the only big Dutch city without a Jewish monument, except for figurines on memorial stones in janskerkstreamt and Jewish cemeteries. On October 29, 2015, Margario van zanen unveiled the monument.

Wikipedia: Joods monument (Utrecht) (NL)

6. Houtzaagmolen De Ster

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Houtzaagmolen De Ster Original uploader was Hans de Kroon at nl.wikipedia / CC-BY-SA-3.0

The sawmill is the center of the star and the only well-preserved Dutch sawmill. The Morf of Stars consists of a sawmill windmill, a miller's house, two servant's houses, and three wood drying sheds. The top of the factory can reach 20 meters. The wedge there is another 9 meters higher. Stars can be seen from a distance.

Wikipedia: Houtzaagmolen De Ster (NL)

7. Buurkerk

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The Buurkerk is a former church building in Utrecht (city), Netherlands on the Buurkerkhof. The building is the location of the Museum Speelklok, and the entrance is on the Steenweg. It is one of the medieval parish churches of Utrecht, along with the Jacobikerk, the Nicolaïkerk and the Geertekerk.

Wikipedia: Buurkerk (EN)

8. Nikkelen Nelis (Wim Sonneveld)

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Willem "Wim" Sonneveld was a Dutch cabaret artist and singer. Together with Toon Hermans and Wim Kan, he is considered to be one of the 'Great Three' of Dutch cabaret. Sonneveld is generally viewed as a Dutch cultural icon for his work and legacy in theatre, musicals and music.

Wikipedia: Wim Sonneveld (EN)

9. TivoliVredenburg

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The TivoliVredenburg is a contemporary music complex located in Utrecht, Netherlands. The venue consists of five halls designed acoustically for a specific music genre. Along with its hall, the venue also features an "amateur stage" and a cafe.

Wikipedia: TivoliVredenburg (EN)

10. watertoren Utrecht Lauwerhof

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The water tower at the Lauwerhof in the city center of Utrecht is a water tower that dates from the end of the 19th century. It is a national monument. For more than 25 years, the Waterleidingmuseum was housed in this water tower.

Wikipedia: Watertoren (Utrecht Lauwerhof) (NL)

11. Theater Kikker

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Theater Kikker is a theater on the Ganzenmarkt in the city center of Utrecht. The theatre has two halls in which a mixture of contemporary theatre and modern dance is performed. Frog works a lot with volunteers.

Wikipedia: Theater Kikker (NL)

12. Watertoren Utrecht (Heuveloord)

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The water tower between the Heuveloord and the Vaartsche Rijn on the Jutfaseweg in Tolsteeg was built between 1906 and 1907 and is 37 meters high. It was the third tower of the Utrecht Waterleiding Maatschappij.

Wikipedia: Watertoren (Utrecht Heuveloord) (NL)

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