Luxembourg, Mamer and Beggen, are other places in the area which are also worth exploring.
There are many unique museums, exhibits and venues in and around Strassen. Join a tour, admire the interior of the building or simply enjoy the wonderful displays at the National Museum of Natural History, Mudam Luxembourg and the Luxembourg City History Museum. Go and see a few of the exciting live shows at Philharmonie Luxembourg and the Grand Theatre of Luxembourg. The area is a treasure trove for lovers of art. Make sure you see the Grand Duke Jean Museum of Modern Art and the National Museum of Art and History.
While you are here, visit some of the local sights such as Place d'Armes, the Casemates du Bock and Notre-Dame Cathedral. These spots are popular with travellers from all over the world. Start your tour of nearby historic attractions at Fort Thungen. Admire some of the places of worship such as the Saint Michael's Church. Admire the beautiful craftsmanship and get a deeper understanding of the role religion in Strassen.
Sports lovers can cheer on the Racing FC Union Luxembourg soccer team in winter and the Luxembourg national football team in summer at the iconic Stade Josy Barthel, the sporting heart and soul of the city. Depending on the score, either celebrate or commiserate with local sports fanatics after the full-time siren blows in one of the nearby watering holes.
When you’re ready to slow down after enjoying the charms of Strassen, check in to one of the area’s numerous bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Doubletree by Hilton Luxembourg, the Park Inn by Radisson Luxembourg City and the Novotel Luxembourg Centre are just some of the most popular accommodation options here.