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Sneek as one of the 11 Frisian cities is certainly one of the pearls of Friesland. This place is known to most water sports due to its location amidst the Frisian lakes in the immediate vicinity of the place named after Sneekermeers. Many attractions can be found here, such as originating from the 1613 fort "Waterpoort", which is also the symbol of the city.
Further interesting are the town hall, built in the 15th century with a Rococo pediment, the Martini Church (built 1498) and the Martinus Church (1871).
Museums can also be found from a variety of areas:
The Frisian Maritime Museum with many exhibits around the waterway, the urban antique cabinet, which Sneeker model railway museum and also the data obtained from the 1864 original up a liquor store with an intact brandy organ at the "Weduwe (widow) Joustra" the the one of the first produced in Friesland extremely popular Beer Castle (bitters).

 

Sneek


Particularly interesting is Sneek but of course when it comes to shopping. Many small and large businesses in the spacious pedestrianized city center invite you to browse and buy one.
The nightlife in Sneek is interesting. Many small pubs, nightclubs and more a variety of restaurant with specialties from many parts of the world invite the guest to stay. On the weekends you can also listen to live music in many dining establishments.

In recent years, a large number of new investors were built on Houkesloot that are specifically designed for day visitors and are in close proximity to the Sneeker city center (5 min walk). Sneek does a lot for its guests and a visit you will not regret.


Grotere kaart van Sneek weergeven