Top things to do in Eindhoven

Top Choice Museum in Eindhoven

Philips Museum

From Keith Richards' tape-recorder to a wide-screen projector that once won an Oscar, this engaging museum tells the extraordinary story of the light-bulb maker turned multinational electronics company who invented …
Gallery in Eindhoven

Van Abbemuseum

This superb modern-art gallery uses elements of its rich collection (including originals by Picasso, Braque, Kandinsky and Léger) along with plenty of contemporary material to ask probing questions about the nature …
Soccer in Eindhoven

PSV Eindhoven

Long topping the Dutch football scene, this club's famous initials PSV stand for Philips Sport Vereniging: yes THAT Philips again. There's a fan museum but for stadium tours and match packages, options are limited a…
Concert Venue in Eindhoven


Named for its numberless Philipspilih clock, the starkly unbeautified Klokgebouw is the entertainment nerve-centre of Strijp-S (, Eindhoven's main post-industrial regeneration zone, 2km northwest of …
Cultural in Eindhoven

Dutch Design Week

This massive global design event attracts over 300,000 visitors to Eindhoven for nine days in October.
Architecture in Eindhoven


Like the Atomium to Brussels, the Evoluon is an icon of retro-futurist architecture. Built in 1966 as a science centre it is now rented out as a conference centre but you can still gawp at its UFO-style design as yo…