Things to do in Hoorn..
Activities in Hoorn..
Located in the main city square, the ‘Roode Steen’, the ‘Westfries Museum’ is Hoorn’s main museum. The museum exhibits the wealth of the Golden Age, from paintings, silverware and VOC related artefacts.
Visit a replicate of the ‘Halve Maen’, a ship built in 1609, owned and operated by the Dutch East India Company. In Hoorn, you can visit the replica of the ‘Halve Maen’ and get a true understanding of how hard 17th century ship life must have been.
Located 10 minutes from the city center of Hoorn, is ‘Marina Kaap’, which is one of the outskirts harbors of Hoorn. Marina Kaap is a new harbor, compared to the historic harbors of Hoorn and was developed in 2013
The steam tram from Hoorn to Medmeblik started running in 1887. Today, you can still enjoy the beautiful surrounding landscape by taking a ride on this mighty steam tram. Get ready, jump on the tram, wait for the whistles, lean back and have a good time riding on a great piece of history.
If you really want to get to know Hoorn, book a guided tour! Perfect for larger groups or families with children. City guide Alette takes you along the historical sights and introduces you to Hoorn.
Things to do in Hoorn, recommended by locals. Experience Hoorn to the fullest.
Pick up your printed city guide to experience the best things to do in Hoorn, the Netherlands. Featuring the Westfries Museum, Halve Maen and many more activities, recommended by locals.
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