Family Entertainment in Arnhem (Self Guided), 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.
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Family Entertainment in Arnhem Map

Guide Name: Family Entertainment in Arnhem
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: 4.1 Km or 2.5 Miles
Author: Dee
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Rembrandt Bioscoop Theater
  • Sonsbeek Park
  • The Farm Brasserie (Brasserie De Boerderij)
  • Zypendaal Castle (Kasteel Zijpendaal)
  • Burger's Zoo
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Rembrandt Bioscoop Theater

1) Rembrandt Bioscoop Theater

Rembrandt Bioscoop Theater is a popular location where different genres of movies are shown. You can choose films for adults and children as well. Most of the movies are new so you might have the chance to see the premiere of a highly-anticipated release.
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Sonsbeek Park

2) Sonsbeek Park (must see)

Sonsbeek Park is the most famous park in Arnhem. It was the first large city park in the Netherlands. You can wander among a wide variety of trees and plants or relax by a large number of ponds, fountains and two waterfalls. Within the park there is the House Sonsbeek ("The White Villa"), a teahouse (the Palatine), two restaurants (the Farm and Sonsbeek Pavilion), and the Dutch Water Museum.
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The Farm Brasserie (Brasserie De Boerderij)

3) The Farm Brasserie (Brasserie De Boerderij)

The Farm Brasserie is an optimal mix of taste and atmosphere located in a monumental building with a contemporary look, located in Sonsbeek Park. The kitchen is French-oriented and the decor is fashionable and elegant. The restaurant also has a lounge area with a fireplace providing a homey atmosphere. The flavor combinations are surprising and the menu changes monthly.
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Zypendaal Castle (Kasteel Zijpendaal)

4) Zypendaal Castle (Kasteel Zijpendaal)

Zypendaal Castle is a castle and estate in the north of Arnhem. It was built by the Arnhem Brantsen as a regent family mansion in 1762-1764 and they lived in this house until 1926. In 1883-1884 the castle was rebuilt and equipped with a tower similar to the tower of castle Ruurlo. The house is now open to the public.
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Burger's Zoo

5) Burger's Zoo (must see)

Burgers' Zoo is one of the biggest zoos in the Netherlands, popular with both Dutch and German people. It has 8 theme sites: the original zoo, a safari park, a tropical rainforest, a mangrove swamp, Sonoran Desert, and seawater aquariums, The zoo's playground, Burgers' Rimba, gives the visitor an impression of a Southeast Asian rainforest. Apart from presenting many of its animals in simulated habitat in spacious indoors ecosystems, Burgers' Zoo also has facilities for the conservation and captive breeding of animals nearly extinct. The Socorro Dove (Zenaida graysoni), for example, does not exist outside captivity at present; it was wiped out by mammals introduced to its home island. The species is being bred in Burgers' Zoo for eventual reintroduciton into the wild.

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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
Arnhem Museums and Galleries Walk

Arnhem Museums and Galleries Walk

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.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.5 Km or 2.2 Miles
Open Air National Heritage Museum Walking Tour in Arnhem

Open Air National Heritage Museum Walking Tour in Arnhem

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 Buildings and Structures Walk, part I

Architectural Buildings and Structures Walk, 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 Buildings and Structures Walk, part II

Architectural Buildings and Structures Walk, 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