The Town Hall is an eye-catching building on the Grote Markt which dates back to 1810.
The 96m-tall Martinitoren strikes a finely balanced profile. A climb to the summit (251 steps!) yields grand views and worrisome...
This huge 16th-century church commands the northeast corner of the Grote Markt. By any standard, the 96m-tall Martinitoren strikes a...
Restored to its original grandeur, this circa 1929 art deco–style venue stages a varied program of classical music, dance and children's...
The architecture of this restored historic cafe is amazing. Dating from 1635, the 'Gold Office' features a gold-tinted exterior and...
Grote Markt information
The main square holds some gems, of which the Town Hall , dating from 1810, is the most dazzling. The string of cafes along the south side are perpetually buzzing. A 1950s melange that sprang up on the east side following wartime devastation is in the process of being updated; the socialist-style brick facade in fact belongs to the new university student union.