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Address: Markt, Middelburg, The Netherlands
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Middelburg Private Guided Tour and Townhall Visit
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Beautifull landmark

Lots of old monumental buildings in This capital in the south west of holland and especially This building is a very Nice excample of old architectur a must see !!!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Middelburg, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of old monumental buildings in This capital in the south west of holland and especially This building is a very Nice excample of old architectur a must see !!!

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Cologne, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

Its funny, but in some travel articles I read, its written that this buidling is the second most beautiful buidling in the Netherlands. Dont ask me who occupies the 1st place please as thats also my question. ;-) Anyway, the location is nice. Its surrounden by great cafes and restaurants. You can do some tours as well.

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USA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 458 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

It is really the gem of the old city of Middelburg, every better than the main church (which is also nice). On Saturdays there is a big flea market in the square.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

It completed in 1458 and is decorated with gothic windows, red/white shutters, small turrets and 25 statues of the Zeeland's counts and countesses of the time. The interior burnt down completely during WWII leaving only the exterior standing. The large restoration lasted until the late 20th century. You cannot miss it if you're in Middleburg. It is huge!

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Terneuzen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2016

As a tourist you should always visit Middelburg with his lovly little shops in the small streets and specially during summer time a lot of markets ...

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Amstelveen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

The old townhall of Middelburg bears great combination of history and beauty. The old, new and very new style together makes it a nice monument that can't be missed if staying around. There are quite a lot of different art forms, beautiful tapestries, gorgeous furniture and certainly interesting history of the hall and the town that made our visit memorable.

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Denton, TX
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

This is one of those buildings that provides a different perspective from nearly every angle. It's truly magnificent. I was particularly intrigued by the scores of little dormer-like structures that protrude from the entire roof surface. Each is adorned with its own little spire. I have to marvel at the design and construction involved in such a structure. Also unique... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

The town hall in Middelburg takes my breath away every time I see it. It's such a beautiful building, with such attention to detail and what I would call classic Dutch architecture. I have never done a tour of the inside, but I love to look at this building from the outside. If you are in the area, it is... More 

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Valletta, Malta
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

Midelburg was one of our River Cruise stops. We had already visited Amsterdam, Hoorn and Arnhem. We decided to hire a taxi to cover as much area of Midelburg as possible. Nothing much to see or account for and we could hardly feel it's ancient past.....until we came upon the previous City Town Hall. A magnificent building that stands prominently... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2016

I was able to spend several days in the town hall for the Human Rights Education conference in December. What an amazingly beautiful building! Nearby are the old medieval cloisters as well, as well as a Middelburg museum. Take some time to see this beautiful, beautiful historical landmark.

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