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Tourist Information ROERMOND

Welcome to Roermond Shopping in Roermond Roermond is a wonderfully bustling city with great shopping opportunities – from the major retail chains and independent boutiques in the city centre’s historic buildings to the Designer Outlet Center. Located just a 3-minute walk away from the traditional heart of the city, the Designer Outlet Center offers excellent fashion and lifestyle shopping, with more than 200 international designer brands available in its 200 stores. The city-centre shops are also open every Sunday from 13.00-17.00 h.

Culture in Roermond Roermond has a rich cultural history. It has been a diocese since 1559 and many authentic churches and other buildings can still be found in the city centre. Roermond is also the birthplace of architect and designer Pierre Cuypers. With his work including the Rijksmuseum and Amsterdam Central Station, many people consider him to be most important Dutch architect of the 19th century. His former home and studio now houses the Cuypershuis museum. The historic city centre features many charming squares where you can enjoy coffee and cake, a drink, lunch or dinner on one of the numerous lively terraces.

Water sports in Roermond Roermond is home to an extensive recreational area for water sports, called the Maasplassen, which is the largest of its kind in The Netherlands. The continuous network of large and small lakes, spanning approximately 3,000 hectares and connected to the River Meuse, forms a spectacular backdrop to all manner of water sports. A boat trip on the Maasplassen offers a refreshing change of scenery during a visit to the city centre. Trip boats depart from the Roerkade and/ or Arlo (Maashaven harbour). Details of the exact departure times can be found on the information board on the quayside or obtained from the VVV Midden-Limburg tourist information office (address: Markt 17). Tickets are also available from the tourist information office. For more details, please visit the tourist information office: VVV Roermond, Markt 17. 14

Profile for City Guide Roermond

City Guide Roermond najaar/winter 2019/2020  

all you want to know when you are visiting Roermond

City Guide Roermond najaar/winter 2019/2020  

all you want to know when you are visiting Roermond

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