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Tour Explore Utrecht | The story of Trijn van Leemput

Explore Utrecht Trijn van Leemput 3

Welcome to the Mini Tours of Explore Utrecht! In the next six weeks, together with photographer Pierre Banrooi (Instagram), I  will take you along in a discovery tour in the city, through pictures and words. We are going to bring you to certain places, which we feel is worth exploring.

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mini Tour – Explore God’s Chambers

Stadswandeling Godskameren Explore Utrecht-5

Discover the god chambers of Utrecht. The god’s chambers were founded by Catholics and Protestants for the poor people of the city. These small group houses often have a courtyard, which the residents can enjoy. We take you with us to discover these god’s chambers.

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Mini Tour Quint Ondaatje

Tour Ondaantje Explore Utrecht

Welcome to the new series of Explore Utrecht mini tours! This year again, we’re bringing you on a discovery trip of our city through picture and word. Can you also follow the #exploreutrecht mini tours this year? Then follows us on Facebook en Instagram for more information on starting locations and theme topics.  Does the name Pieter Philip Jurriaan Quint Ondaatje (1758-1818) ring …

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Mini tour -in the footsteps of Paus Adrianus

Paus Adrianus

Welcome to the Explore Utrecht Mini Tours! In the next six weeks, together with our photographer Daniel , I will take you in a discovery journey in our beloved city, through pictures and words. We will go to certain places, which we believe is interesting and deserves more appreciation. Pope Adrian VI (1459-1523) Pope Adrian VI (Adriaen Floriszoon Boeyens) was …

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Mini Tour: Romanesque Architectural Style in Utrecht

Explore Utrecht Romaanse Route 7

Welcome to the Explore Utrecht Mini Tours! In the next six weeks, together with our photographers Daniel and Pierre, I will take you in a discovery journey in our beloved city, through pictures and words. We will go to certain places, which we believe is interesting and deserves more appreciation. Romanesque Architectural Style in Utrecht “Romanesque? You meant Roman?” you …

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Guest House Bartholomeus | in Utrecht

Bartholomeus Gasthuis Explore Utrecht

The history of the Guest House Bartholomeus begins in 1367 when a citizen of Utrecht, whom is still unknown, establishes the Guest House St. Apollonia. In 1378 Willem van Abcoude takes the Guest House under his protection. He changes the purpose of the hospital which is from then for the long-term sick. He also gives it another name: Guest House Saint Bartholomeus. It …

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