1 June, 15 June and 2 more days Women Walk

Women Walk


A walk through downtown along traces of famous and less famous Leeuwarder women.
How about Margaretha Geertruida Zelle (Mata Hari), Saskia van Uylenburgh, Maria Louise van Hessen-Kassel (Marijke Meu).

Leeuwarden has a rich history of women. When the city developed into the trading center of Friesland in the 16th century, women already had a clear role in it. Leeuwarden women were free-spirited women, who stood their ground as managers of inns, as women of pleasure, as market women, and as patrons in wealthier circles. 

Location: Historical Centre Leeuwarden
Registration: tel: 058-2332350 or mail: historischcentrum@leeuwarden.nl
Start: 14.00 hrs.
Admission: €3.50 p.p.

Organization: Historical Center Leeuwarden in cooperation with Leeuwardentour.

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When

  • Saturday the 1st of june 2024 from 14:00 to 15:30
  • Saturday the 15th of june 2024 from 14:00 to 15:30
  • Saturday the 22nd of june 2024 from 14:00 to 15:30
  • Saturday the 29th of june 2024 from 14:00 to 15:30

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  • Payment options: Cash, PIN

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