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Discover Elfstedenstad Bolsward and its surroundings

Bolsward, or Boalsert as we say in Friesland, is the city where history and architecture play a leading role. Let yourself be carried away by the rich history of this eleven cities city. Enjoy monumental buildings with unique facades in the center of Bolsward, such as those of the City Hall and the Broerekerk. Dive into the life of the famous Titus Brandsma and Gysbert Japicx in Cultural Historycenter De Tiid. Stroll through the city park, along the canals and visit the city center with cozy restaurants, terraces and nice shops. From the city you cycle through the meadows to surrounding villages that are more than worth a visit! Below you will find all the addresses for an overnight stay in Bolsward and what there is to do in the area so that you can already prepare your visit to Bolsward!

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An overview of all addresses in Bolsward

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Broerekerk Bolsward

The Broerekerk in Bolsward is the oldest monument in Bolsward. After a major fire in the 1980s, the roof of the church had come off. It now has a beautiful glass roof. The incidence of light is now beautiful and the Broerekerk is therefore now the perfect location for a photo shoot! When the gate is open you can just walk in and we definitely recommend that!

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De Tiid in Bolsward

Toerist Information Bolsward

At the Tourist Information in Bolsward you will always be personally attended by a 'local'. So ask them about everything you want to know about experiences in Southwest Friesland. Also pick up the free inspiration magazine and the inspiration newspaper full of events and stories.

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