Welcome to Apeldoorn
Apeldoorn, a city with an extraordinary combination of nature, culture and urban amenities. Together with the beautiful, picturesque villages a stone’s throw away, this city will show you the best of the Veluwe region. Here you’ll find out all you need to know for an unforgettable visit to Apeldoorn.
To see & to do in Apeldoorn
A day out in Apeldoorn means choosing! Visit an exhibition in one of the museums, have fun in one of the indoor play paradises, stroll through the largest sand drift in Europe, cycle through kilometers of continuous nature reserve or view the impressive Radio Kootwijk broadcasting building. Or would you rather go for a wonderful winter walk through nature or an educational audio tour through the city center?
Curious about which activities and events are taking place in Apeldoorn and the villages? Check out what's on the agenda.
Enjoy a winter walk
From Loenen to Kootwijk: discover marked walks in Apeldoorn>>
8 x fun hiking areas with dogs >>
5 x free audio tours >>
12 x kid-friendly walks >>
Explore the downtown area on your own with these mobile routes >>
Going on a cultural safari
Exhibitions in ACEC, free to view every Friday, Saturday and Sunday >>
These new exhibitions are now on view at culture house CODA >>
Free audio tour The Golden Years of Apeldoorn >>
Practical information for your visit
Where do you park your car? Where can you charge your electric bicycle and how do you get a map of the city center? Below you will find answers to all your questions.
Stay the night
Apeldoorn offers too much to experience in one day. Staying the night gives a feeling of a short vacation.