6 Sights in Zutphen, Netherlands (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Zutphen, 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 6 sights are available in Zutphen, Netherlands.

List of cities in Netherlands Sightseeing Tours in Zutphen

1. Spanjaardspoort

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The Spanjaardspoort or Spanish gate was the front gate of the Nieuwstadspoort. This main gate was a square gatehouse from around 1325 that was fitted with flanking semicircular towers around 1400. In 1536 a Barbacane was built for the Voorpoort with a diameter of 33 meters, with at least one, but possibly two canona mats. The Barbacane was demolished in 1857 and dug up in 2000 and 2022. The Oude Nieuwstadspoort was finally demolished in 1894. The gate was first mentioned in 1393. In Zutphen, the Netherlands. The remains of it, the front gate and part of the shield wall are called Spanish gate as an ensemble. The Voorpoort is protected as a national monument and was restored in 1905 and in 1951-1952.

Wikipedia: Spanjaardspoort (NL)

2. TOP Zutphen

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A tourist transfer point (TOP) is a 'natural junction', where various cycling, sailing, skate and walking routes start. Each top is recognizable by the landmark, a kind of obelisk is used in the east of the country, a grass hall in the Groene Hart and a strikingly large information column in the Gooi & Vecht region and Rivierenland region. At tops there are often also a few seats, a bicycle rack and a signpost. Tops in the Gooi & Vecht region are also always equipped with a bicycle rental, hospitality, (free) toilets, an ANWB bicycle service box and a VVV information point.

Wikipedia: Toeristisch Overstappunt (NL)

3. Gideon-monument

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The Gideon monument in Zutphen is a monument in memory of the Zutphen victims of the Second World War. The monument is a brick fountain with a column in the middle, on which stands the statue of Gideon, a biblical figure who symbolizes the resistance of a small group against a force majeure. The monument was designed by Paul Grégoire, ir. A. J. van der Steur and G. H. Kleinhout. The unveiling took place on April 10, 1950. The monument has been given a place in the monastery courtyard at the Broederenkerk on the Rozengracht.

Wikipedia: Gideon-monument (NL)

4. Drogenapstoren

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The dry tower, originally known as the Salt Gate (Salt Gate), was built in 1444-1446 and was the city gate of zutphen. He only briefly served as the city gate because he was closed in 1465. The port building was named drogenapstaat after the city musician tonis drogenap began occupying the building in the mid-16th century.

Wikipedia: Drogenapstoren (NL)

5. Sint Walburgiskerk

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The Walburgiskerk, locally known as Walburgkerk or walburgskerk, is a church on the 's-Gravenhof in Zutphen of which the oldest part dates from the 11th century. The present church dates for the most part from the first half of the 13th century; since the 16th century, the exterior has changed little.

Wikipedia: Sint Walburgiskerk (Zutphen) (NL)

6. Berkelpoort

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The Berkelpoort is a water gate and part of the Zutphen city wall and located on the eastern edge of the city center, over the small river Berkel. The gate was built in the 14th century to connect the two settlements on both sides of the Berkel.

Wikipedia: Berkelpoort (Zutphen) (NL)

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