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“Are you in need of a new board game? Subcultures has something for you!”

Studentlife Team

“At Subcultures, you can find fun games to play with your friends. They have a wide selection, so there's something for everyone!”


“In addition to the extensive range of games and the expertise of the staff, they also have a fun escape room.”


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Canal Oudegracht
Located in the heart of the city, passing by the canal is a daily activity for most Utrechters.

University Library Science Park
The University Library is no longer only a building full of books, but also a centre where people meet and exchange knowledge.

Bookstore Bijleveld
This monumental book store in the heart of the city provides beautiful books not only for Dutch but also international students.

Shopping centre Hoog Catharijne
The one-stop shop for everything you need in life.

Gardening centre Intratuin
A great plant shop with lots to offer!

Dille & Kamille
Nice store with sustainable products, perfect for gifts!

Book shop Broese
One of the biggest bookstores in Utrecht

Botanical Gardens
Great for a visit in between classes, as all UU students have free access to the gardens

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Shop Zuivelhoeve Utrecht
Zuivelhoeve is a famous shop selling mainly Dutch traditional cheese.

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Canoe rental Utrecht
Reserve a canoe in the center of Utrecht. Discover Utrecht from the canals, the ideal day out for everyone.

This park is a few minutes away from the the City Center University library and is a popular meeting spots for students.

Plant store Rood en Bloem
A cute little shop full of plants and everything you would need to take care of them