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Cultural Highlight Culture

Utrecht is full of historic buildings, squares and other cultural highlights.

Cultural Highlight
Utrecht is full of historic buildings, squares and other cultural highlights. VIEW ALL

Music complex Tivoli Vredenburg
“Tivoli has many restaurants and café’s that you can stay in for the entire day and study or hang out with your friends. It hosts a lot of concerts and events as well that are fantastic”

  • By Kimberly + 2
Live music

Castle De Haar
“This castle is quite an experience, you will step back in time.”

  • By Berne + 1

University Hall
“It’s a historical place where the Union of Utrecht was signed in 1579, eventually leading to the formation of the Dutch Republic! Now this is where all academic ceremonies take place.”

  • By Studentlife Team + 3

Café restaurant Winkel van Sinkel
“This is one of those places that feel so vibrant and alive.”

  • By Kimberly + 1

“Griftpark has so much to offer, from a basketball court to skate park and a “city petting zoo”!”

  • By Studentlife Team + 1

Cinema Pathé Rembrandt
“I try to go to the cinema at least once a month and I prefer going to Pathe Rembrandt. It is in the centre of the city, so it is easy to combine with a dinner or a drink.”

  • By Milan + 1

Pandhof at the Dom
“It is a nice place to relax and enjoy nature without leaving the center.”

  • By Anne Roos

Drift 23
“A characteristic building with a lot of secret places.”

  • By Berne

Tunnel under the Ganzenmarkt
“In the evening you will be amazed by this luminous tunnel, which is part of the various light objects in Utrecht.”

  • By Berne + 1

Fortress bij Rijnauwen
“I love to take a walk in the countryside and enjoy the beautiful weather.”

  • By Stephan + 1

Historical square Janskerkhof
“For me, Janskerkhof and the streets surrounding it represent the historical beauty of the city of Utrecht.”

  • By Annaflavia + 1

College Hall
“I attend my lectures in this beautiful building on the international campus. It is easy to reach by public transport. I always go by bike. From my house in the city centre, I can reach the campus within 10 minutes.”

  • By Kees
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