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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 not only hosts amazing concerts. It’s also a great place to go out dancing with your friends.”

  • By Studentlife Team + 2
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Castle De Haar
“This castle is quite an experience, you will step back in time.”

  • By Berne + 1

University Hall
“This is the heart of all academic ceremonies. Not only it is architecturally pleasing but also it has witnessed a key event in Dutch history. It is where the Union of Utrecht had been signed, which ultimately led to the formation of the Dutch Republic!”

  • By Mik + 3

Café restaurant Winkel van Sinkel
“Winkel van Sinkel is not only about great drinks and snacks but also about its atmospheric interior. Located right at Oudegracht, it is always filled with people laughing and celebrating.”

  • By Studentlife Team + 1

“I love this location, because people always walk their dogs here so you are bound to see a fluffy dog walking around.”

  • By Kimberly + 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
“Janskerhof is one of my favorite places in Utrecht, not only is the Utrecht city centre university very close to Janskerkhof, but every Saturday they have a flower market here, which I love!”

  • By Kimberly + 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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