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We went here on one of the days that the building is open. It is a nice building to look at and a... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2018
Ede, The Netherlands
Interesting building - Radio tower

It is really worth visiting if you are in the area. The building itself is large and has an... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2016
Stefan Z
Zwolle, The Netherlands
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Jun 19, 2018
Feb 17, 2018
“Impressive building”
Radioweg 1, 7348 BG Radio Kootwijk, The Netherlands
+31 55 519 1665
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

We went here on one of the days that the building is open. It is a nice building to look at and a lovely place in the country, you can easily have a walk around in the surroundings.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JustEilidh
Reviewed February 17, 2018

While staying at holiday resort "De Berkenhorst" we walked to Radio Kootwijk. Beautiful Art Deco building but we missed the opportunity to visit the building since it was closed. They run tours which seems the only way to enter the building and learn more about...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 69Wanderlust
Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

It is really worth visiting if you are in the area. The building itself is large and has an interesting "shape". Inside you will find a very large hall. Due to the large crowd, we did not make it to the top balconies :( Maybe...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Stefan Z
Reviewed December 15, 2015

From a learning perspective it's very, very interesting to see how radio broadcast was done many years ago. What we now experience as common practices (cell phones and the like) was onze upon a time real experimental work: placing a phone call to Indonesia or...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank R0b051
Reviewed November 15, 2015

The cycle ride to Radio Kootwijk was beautiful, lots of heather and quite a bit of sand and a few hills! Once we arrived we were greeted by some very friendly and helpful people who made a real effort to get English information. The building...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank izzyr253
Reviewed August 16, 2013

Radio Kootwijk is probably the only tourist attraction in the Netherlands that you can't reach by public transport. But there are bicycles for rent everywhere and using one of them is the best way to appreciate the very special heath landscape of the Veluwe area...More

Date of experience: August 2013
Thank Wilhelm v
Reviewed June 2, 2013

Former broadcasting station Radio Kootwijk: a monumental meeting place for those who like impressive industrial architecture of "the twenties". A national monument in Art Deco style. It has a beautiful entry, a fabulous 900 m2 transmitter hall grootse with huge window panes.The focus was and...More

Date of experience: May 2013
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