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Historic Building in Amersfoort

Onze Lieve Vrouwe Toren

The 15th-century Gothic tower is the only surviving component of a church that used to stand on this spot until an unfortunate gunpowder blast in 1787. F The square in front, Lieve Vrouwekerkhof, is Amersfoort's mos…
Church in Amersfoort

Sint Joriskerk

If the tower of the Sint Joriskerk appears to be popping out of the roof, that's because it's all that remains of the original 13th-century church; the current structure, dating from 1534, was built around it. Withi…
Brewery in Amersfoort

Drie Ringen Bierbrouwerij

Just below the Koppelpoort is this much-heralded microbrewery, which takes its name from a 17th-century predecessor. Sample the various craft beers on tap, which include the crisp, golden Stadsbier and the velvety V…
Museum in Amersfoort


This small but absorbing museum honours the life and work of the famous De Stijl artist Piet Mondrian, with a detailed retrospective that illustrates his development. Set in the house where the artist was born, Mond…
Museum in Amersfoort

Kade Museum

A component of the Eemhuis cultural centre west of the old town, this boldly designed museum hosts large-scale temporary exhibitions devoted to contemporary visual artists or themes. The cafe is excellent.
Cafe in Amersfoort

Corazon Coffee

Excellent choice for a pause: the coffees, teas and fresh juices are superb and the apple cobbler – baked just up the street – is a delight.