Dordrecht attractions

Museum in Dordrecht

Dordrechts Museum

Celebrating Dordrecht's artistic heritage, this fine-art museum has two floors filled with canvases depicting the landscape in this part of the Netherlands, as well as detailed portraits of local luminaries. The hig…
Church in Dordrecht

Grote Kerk

The massive tower of the 14th- to 15th-century Grote Kerk was originally meant to have reached much higher toward the heavens, but it took on a lean during its 150-year-plus construction. You can climb to the top – …
Museum in Dordrecht

Museum Simon van Gijn

Once the home of prominent lawyer and art collector Simon van Gijn (1836–1922), this house was built in 1729 but was extensively remodelled in van Gijn's time and has been preserved as it appeared when he and his wi…
Historic Site in Dordrecht

Het Hof

It was in this evocative courtyard that the states of Holland and Zeeland met in 1572 to declare independence from Spain. The Het Hof van Nederland Museum on the square gives more information, but all labelling and …
Museum in Dordrecht

Museum 1940–1945

This small museum explores the privations of the Dordrecht region during WWII. Museumkaarts are not accepted.