Varying from the Railway Museum to the Central Museum, if you’re interested in history of any kind you’re sure to have a great experience. Also art lovers and Miffy fans will definitely enjoy their visit to Utrecht.
The Centraal Museum in Utrecht really has something fro everybody. From Rietveld to miffy, abstract art to designs by Victor & Rolf, the collections are so diverse that you're sure to have enough to see during your visit. Where the internet made the viewing audience [...] Continue reading about Centraal Museum.
Rietveld Schröder House
We've already mentioned Utrecht being the birth town of Gerrit Rietveld, but did you know there is actually a Rietveld Schröder House designed by this famous Utrecht-born artist? The house from 1924 largely consists of horizontal and vertical planes and is listed on the UNESCO [...] Continue reading about Rietveld Schröder House.
The history of Christianity is what the Museum Catharijneconvent (Museum St. Catharine Convent) let's you explore through the help of a treasure room full of gold and silver artifacts, beautiful paintings and even centuries old clothing. Thanks to the split up collections, you can discover [...] Continue reading about Museum Catharijneconvent.
From musical boxes to street organs, special clocks to playful drums you find in the Museum Speelklok (Playing Clock Museum) in Utrecht. Maybe it's hard too imagine but for a long time there was no other kind of live music than this! Throughout the museum [...] Continue reading about Museum Speelklok.
nijntje museum (miffy museum)
Previously known as the dick bruna house is nowadays called the nijntje museum (miffy museum). Who didn't grow up with the adventures of miffy! These and other main characters from the works of Dick Bruna you discover in the miffy museum across the street from [...] Continue reading about nijntje museum (miffy museum).
Originally intended as an extension of the defense wall around the old city center of Utrecht and temporary used for housing the KNMI (Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute), Sonnenborgh is nowadays used as an observatory. One the one hand used for astrological measurement using the 5 [...] Continue reading about Sonnenborgh observatory.
Welcome to the Spoorwegmuseum (Railroad Museum) where your exploration of the railroads throughout the centuries starts with your first step into the museum. It literally takes you by the hand through different worlds where train travel plays a central role. From The Great Discovery about [...] Continue reading about Spoorwegmuseum.
The Universiteitsmuseum (University Museum) in Utrecht offers a look into the history of various science areas like medicine and archaeology. While we pull out iPads without any second thought these days, here you find hand drawn educational cards. Also the instruments that were used in [...] Continue reading about Universiteitsmuseum Utrecht.