At the end of Sint Bernardusstraat, the Helpoort is the oldest surviving town gate in the Netherlands (1229); this area is laced with...
Maastricht Underground runs spooky, thrilling, amusing and fascinating tours throughout the year on a constantly shifting schedule. The...
The remains of 13th-century ramparts and fortifications can be found across the Maas in the Céramique district.
Theater De Bordenhal
A component of the old ceramics factory, the Bordenhal is now stages four or five plays per season by the homegrown Toneelgroep.
Their passion is food and they've been indulging it for decades. The dedication shows in such local dishes as Maastricht-style rabbit...
Ave Cèramique 250 · interesting places nearby
Maastricht's star museum, in the Ceramique district east of the Maas, is easily recognizable by its rocket-shaped tower. Designed by the Italian Aldo Rossi, the distinctive E-shaped structure displays early European painting and sculpture on the first floor and contemporary works by Limburg artists on the next, linked by a dramatic sweep of stairs. The dome of the tower is reserved for large-scale installations.