Twente is situated about 85 miles (137 kilometers) east of the national capital Amsterdam and 70 miles (113 kilometers) north of Duesseldorf.
Discover the various interactive and interesting museums and cultural spaces in the vicinity of Twente. Rijksmuseum Twente and International Fire Museum are among this destination’s most interesting museum experiences. Culture vultures will also enjoy the Chronomium Museum or possibly the Rijssens Museum.
If you love relaxing in nature, visit some of the popular public parks and gardens of Twente. English Garden and the Hagenpark are perfect parks and gardens for those who appreciate nature. Goossenmaatspark and 't Goor Park are two other popular scenic urban parks in Twente.
Arts lovers will find plenty to cheer about at the Parkgebouw Rijssen, one of the most acclaimed live venues in Twente. This city’s citizens love the arts, so check the entertainment guides to see what shows are scheduled during your vacation.
Among the best historic attractions in this region is the Bellinckhof. Educational and intriguing, it is well worth a trip. Read up about the site in your guide book, try to imagine what it was like in times gone by and learn about the local history.
The Grote Kerk is a long-standing religious building that has stood the test of time. Visit this heritage building to discover its symbolic significance as well as to admire the architecture.
After you’ve explored all the major attractions on the Twente tourist map, consider stopping by some of these hidden gems. The Landgoed Singraven, The Grote Kerk Church, the Saint Simon's and Jude's Church and the St. Nicolaas Church worth visiting should you have the time.