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Classic Boat Show, Enkhuizen

classic boat show Enkhuizen ship, traditional maritime trade show The Classic Boat Show is the marketplace for ship builders, restorers, shipyards, brokers, skippers and organisations, offering a broad range of yachts, materials and services. Over 160 exhibitors provide a comprehensive overview of the trade. The Show is a beacon to beginners, a knowledge centre for ship owners, and a forum for professionals. More than a hundred yachts are on...

Enkhuizen City and Its Local Highlights

Enkhuizen City and Its Local Highlights During the Netherlands’ Golden Century the favorable location of Enkhuizen on today’s IJsselmeer inland lake results in its development into flourishing sea port and fishing centre. However, the many wars in the following centuries caused poverty in the region - and the decline of the trade and fishing sectors. Horticulture becomes more important, and the construction of the...

Ferry service: Urk - Enkhuizen - Stavoren (Veerdienst Urk-Enkhuizen-Stavoren)

Ferry service: Urk - Enkhuizen - Stavoren (Veerdienst Urk-Enkhuizen-Stavoren) Along the IJselmeer you will find some interesting places that make renting a boat very interesting for example: Monnickendam, Volendam, Hoorn, Enkhuizen, Medemblik, Makkum, Hindeloopen, Stavoren, Lemmer, Urk, Lelystad en Almere. A combination of a sailing trip on the Wadden Sea and the Frisian lakes also possible. During the summer, there are passengerferries east across the...

Kunstcentrum De Twee Wezen (Arts Centre: The Two Orphans), Enkhuizen

Kunstcentrum De Twee Wezen (Arts Centre: The Two Orphans), Enkhuizen The Kunstcentrum De Twee Wezen in Enkhuizen serves as the town’s cultural arts centre. In the cultural life of Enkhuizen takes arts center "The Two Orphans" is an special place. Since 1990 in this city museums and galleries as an institution where they are kept informed about the latest developments in the visual arts. The building itself has a rich history, and the museum...

Enkhuizen Tourist Information Center, Enkhuizen

VVV Enkhuizen In the Tourist Office Shop there is a lot of information about Hoorn and the area, but also about the the entire country. Ypu may visit VVV branch in the town you will be visiting. They have also other attractive offers and organise competitions to test your knowledge of the North Holland Peninsula. Look: Regional Tourist Information Offices blue and white VVV sign They will...

Bird watching tours on the IJsselmeer river, Enkhuizen (Vogelvaarttochten op het Ijsselmeer)

Bird at Oosterdijk, a dike, north of the city of Enkhuizen at the Ijsselmeer Tour around the lake IJsselmeer (the area now known as lake Markermeer), rightly regarded as a challenge for cycling enthusiasts. The route takes you through typical towns of the Zuiderzee, such as Volendam, Enkhuizen, Workum, Hindeloopen, Blokzijl, Kampen and Harderwijk. Nature enthusiasts will enjoy the Water land area, the Gaasterlandse woods, the Wieden wetlands and the...

Wilhelmina Plantsoen Park (Wilhelminaplantsoen), Enkhuizen

Wilhelmina Plantsoen Park (Wilhelminaplantsoen), Enkhuizen The Wilhelmina plantsoen was opend by and named after queen Wilhelmina in 1936. Plantsoen is Dutch for park. There are only 12 houses in the Wilhelmina parking facilities. The most beautiful part of Enkhuizen create the seasons optimaal them. Spring with its bright green and pull gently into the park pond. The botanical garden is a beautiful dress adorned. Dick Bullee guide...

Commercial Art Firm: Fa. J. Bielsma & Zn, Enkhuizen

Commercial Art Firm: Fa. J. Bielsma & Zn, Enkhuizen Sale of paintings, prints and art reproductions. Furthermore, a collection of cityscape in various techniques. Sale of painting and other artistic products. You will also find a number of antique maps of Enkhuizen, both original and hand-colored reproductions. Bielsma & Son can vary from modern and classical paintings and glass art and photography in Enkhuizen, classical...

Enkhuizer Almanak Museum (Enkhuizen Almanac Museum), Enkhuizen

Enkhuizer Almanak Museum entrance The Enkhuizer Almanak Musuem is a small museum which is focused on the history of, surprisingly enough, the Enkhuizer Almanak. The Almanak was founded in 1595, and the oldest known copy of it dates back to 1596, and can be found at Nova Zembla. The Almanak always contained an extended calender with important dates and times, including the closing times of the city gates, and...

Playground Children's Joy of Enkhuizen (Speeltuin Kindervreugde), Enkhuizen

4.5 meters high climbing at Speeltuin Kindervreugde, Wagenaar Street, Enkhuizen Large playground with slides, swings, train, sandpit, face painting, a balloon clown and the Scouting, A large slide, ocean, swings, climbing frame and resilient multifunctional devices, and recently brand new train etc. There is a 4.5 meters high climbing net-pyramid with the top a magnificent view of the Zuiderzee museum village and the IJsselmeer lake. The playground is...

Unnoticed Treasures Art Shop/Gallery (Kunsthandel/gallery Onopgemerkte Schatten), Enkhuizen

Kunsthandel/gallery Onopgemerkte Schatten, Enkhuizen “De Onopgemertke Schatten” in English “The Unnoticed Treasures” in Enkhuizen, North Holland. This organization gives people with a psychiatric background a place to be artistically creative and show their work. Here you will find art paintings and ceramics. Unnoticed Treasures offers artists a solid work, shop and exhibition space. The aim is mostly to art by artists with a...

Bottle Ship Museum (Flessenscheepjesmuseum), Enkhuizen

collection of bottle ships, Enkhuizen This tiny Flessenscheepjes museum in Enkhuizen is said to hold the world's largest collection of bottle ships, some are over 750 years old. An incredible variety of miniature boats--rescue boats, whaling ships, steamships, and modern dredgers--have been stuffed into every variety of bottle, from the tiniest light bulb to a 30-liter wine jug. Magnifying glasses are available...

Sprookjeswonderland (Fairy Tale Wonderland) Amusement park, Enkhuizen

Sprookjeswonderland (Fairy Tale Wonderland) Amusement park, Enkhuizen On the north side of Enkhuizen is the Sprookjeswonderland (Fairy Tale Wonderland), with an interesting "dwarfs' village". Come and visit the gnomes in their dwellings and the well-known fairy-tale figures. Enjoy the musical of the spoiled little princess Violinde in a real-life castle or romp about in the beautiful original playground. There is a children's farm and a...

The Zuiderzee Museum (Zuiderzeemuseum), Enkhuizen

The Zuiderzee Museum (Zuiderzeemuseum), Enkhuizen The Zuiderzee Museum presents Dutch art, design and cultural legacy at the interface of land and water. The Zuiderzee Museum historical collection of approximately 24,000 objects is based on the (cultural) history of the Zuiderzee area. In addition, for several years the Museum has been collecting modern and contemporary expressions of art and culture connected with or...

Sail from Enkhuizen to Hoorn by MAGNIFIQUE

Sail from Enkhuizen to Hoorn by well-equipped canal barge MAGNIFIQUE Experience the numerous highlights of the western part of Holland during an 8-day round trip on board the new premium ship “MAGNIFIQUE”, spending every night in a city centre. The tour starts in Amsterdam and first takes you across the IJssel lake to the picturesque ports of Enkhuizen, Hoorn and Volendam. Following small canals, the ship then takes you to the historic town...
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