Almshouses of Haarlem and St. Bavo Church
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About the Event
Haarlem is an outstanding example of an almshouses town. Visit four almshouses during which tour you can also become acquainted with the historical city center of Haarlem and one of the finest railway stations in the Netherlands dating from the earliest day of the Dutch Railways . In the 17th century Haarlem still boasted over 40 almshouses. Of these there are now still 19 left built largely after the Reformation (1678).
Tour length: 3 hours
Start time: 10:15
Fee: 37 euros
Location: Start of the walk in front of the Haarlem railway station at the statue of folk hero Kenau Simonsdochter Hasselaer and Legendary City Governor Wigbolt (Baron) Ripperda