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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
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 :(
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
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
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
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