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Closed today

Opening hours next week
Day Opening hours
Tue - Fri 09:30 - 17:00
Sat (Koningsdag) Closed
Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Overview of opening hours
Haven 4
7741 JV Coevorden
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0524 - 74 50 40

Stedelijk Museum Coevorden is located in Het Arsenaal on the Haven
Discover the exciting stories and history of Coevorden
Entertainment for young and old!
Experience history!
Our showpiece: exciting 3D film

Journey through the history of the fortified city of Coevorden at Stedelijk Museum Coevorden (Coevorden city museum). Examine all the objects in the 36-meter display cabinet, as well as the 3D-projection, animations and scale models.

Visit Stedelijk Museum Coevorden and discover the thrilling historical stories and secrets of the castle and fortress.

Watch an exciting 3D-film, listen to interactive audio fragments, follow a tour or play in the Archeolab!

The most important city of Drenthe

Coevorden used to be one of the most important fortified cities in the Netherlands. Because of its strategic position on a sandbank in the middle of the marshes, the city was an important stop on the road between Münster and Groningen. Here, cattle and soldiers could cross the river. The name Coevorden is derived from koe voorden, or ‘cow fords’. Fords are shallow water crossings where people could cross with their cows.

Experience history at Stedelijk Museum Coevorden!

Access

Netherlands Museum Pass valid

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Facilities

  • Parkeergelegenheid voor auto's
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