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Arnhem Museums and Galleries Walk (Self Guided), Arnhem

Arnhem boasts a rich cultural life with numerous art galleries and museums. Art galleries in Arnhem display diverse kinds of art, including traditional fine art, photography, sculptures and paintings. Arnhem is also the home of famous museums such as the Dutch Open Air Museum and Bronbeek Museum. Take this walking tour to learn more about the history and culture of Arnhem and the Netherlands.
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Arnhem Museums and Galleries Walk Map

Guide Name: Arnhem Museums and Galleries Walk
Guide Location: Netherlands » Arnhem (See other walking tours in Arnhem)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.5 Km or 2.2 Miles
Author: Dee
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Place Making Gallery (Galerie Plaatsmaken)
  • Dutch Wine Museum (Nederlands Wijnmuseum)
  • Rudy Kousbroek Gallery
  • The Historical Foundation Arnhem Cellars (Stichting Historische Kelders Arnhem)
  • Dutch Water Museum (Nederlands Watermuseum)
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Place Making Gallery (Galerie Plaatsmaken)

1) Place Making Gallery (Galerie Plaatsmaken)

Place Making Gallery shows artwork that is published on or is made of paper. The choice of artists is the theme of the craftsmanship. The exhibitors excel at what they do with the paper materials, which may include, for example signs and charts, but three-dimensional artwork is featured as well. The production company regularly carries out assignments for the gallery. For example, a new series of limited edition prints will expand further in the next year.

Operation hours: Monday- Friday: 9 am- 5 pm.
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Dutch Wine Museum (Nederlands Wijnmuseum)

2) Dutch Wine Museum (Nederlands Wijnmuseum)

Dutch Wine Museum was first opened on April 28, 1983 by Molly Geertsema who was at that time the Commissioner of the Queen. The museum is housed in the old wine cellars of wine traders Robbers & van den Hoogen on Velperweg in Arnhem. The exhibition shows all components of wine, including vineyards and poles, the harvest, crushing and pressing of the grapes, fermentation and bottling.

Operation hours: Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm.
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Rudy Kousbroek Gallery

3) Rudy Kousbroek Gallery

Rudy Kousbroek Gallery was owned by Rudy Kousbroek (November 1, 1929 – April 4, 2010). The gallery exhibits various pieces of art of well-known and young artists. The exhibitions usually feature different subjects characterizing the artists’ imagination.
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The Historical Foundation Arnhem Cellars (Stichting Historische Kelders Arnhem)

4) The Historical Foundation Arnhem Cellars (Stichting Historische Kelders Arnhem)

The Historical Foundation Arnhem Cellars was established on October 24, 2003. It is responsible for the operation of the cellars with the aim of strengthening the tourism and economic sectors of Arnhem and developing activities for the conservation of cultural heritage. In this particular complex different arts and cultural events are held. The cellars can also be rented for special occasions or activities. The cellars are open to the public, and there is the option of a guided tour.
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Dutch Water Museum (Nederlands Watermuseum)

5) Dutch Water Museum (Nederlands Watermuseum) (must see)

Dutch Water Museum is a museum that focuses on educating visitors about all aspects of freshwater, including drinking water and sanitation. The old water mill from the sixteenth and seventeeth centuries is located in Sonsbeek Park. The idea of a water museum grew quickly, and with help from many people, the Dutch Water Museum was opened.

Walking Tours in Arnhem, Netherlands

Create Your Own Walk in Arnhem

Create Your Own Walk in Arnhem

Creating your own self-guided walk in Arnhem is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Arnhem Downtown Introduction Walk

Arnhem Downtown Introduction Walk

Situated on the banks of the Nederrijn and Sint-Jansbeek rivers in the eastern Netherlands, the city of Arnhem – capital of the Gelderland province – is a home to a number of notable sights. Among them the Grote Kerk (St. Eusebius church), the Sabre Gate (Sabelspoort), and the Devil's House (Duivelshuis) to mention by a few. For a more detailed overview of Arnhem's main attractions,...  view more

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.3 Km or 2.1 Miles
Open Air National Heritage Museum Tour

Open Air National Heritage Museum Tour

The National Heritage Museum (Openluchtmuseum) is located in a park from which you can admire historic houses, factories and other cultural objects from different parts of the country. Take this tour to get acquainted with the old traditional daily life of the Netherlands.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.9 Km or 1.2 Miles
Architectural Jewels, part I

Architectural Jewels, part I

The city of Arnhem dates back to 893 A.D. and is home to countless historic buildings and many famous churches that have endured through the ages. The exterior and interior designs of the buildings are quite varied and cover a range of styles and periods. Take this walking tour and learn more about the main historic edifices of Arnhem.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.6 Km or 2.2 Miles
Architectural Jewels, part II

Architectural Jewels, part II

The city of Arnhem dates back to 893 A.D. and is home to countless historic buildings and many famous churches that have endured through the ages. The exterior and interior designs of the buildings are quite varied and cover a range of styles and periods. Take this walking tour and learn more about the main historic edifices of Arnhem.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.9 Km or 1.8 Miles
Family Entertainment in Arnhem

Family Entertainment in Arnhem

Arnhem is a superb city that offers a wide range of attractions for tourists. You can spend a day with your family and admire historical sites and enjoy some fun spots in the city. Take this tour to have a wonderful time with your family while seeing some of the best things Arnhem offers.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.1 Km or 2.5 Miles