Mean you can shop 7 days a week!
Every Sunday is ‘Koopzondag’ in Leeuwarden! The Frisian capital offers shopping seven days per week: so whether you’re looking for some fresh shoes, a whole new outfit, or just some retail therapy you’re well covered in Leeuwarden!
You can also discover Leeuwarden during our ‘Koopzondags’! Start your journey on the Nieuwestad and the Wirdumerdijk, where you’ll find popular brands such as Costes and H&M. If you’d prefer smaller boutiques just heck out the Kleine Kerkstraat - named the most beautiful shopping street in the Netherlands in 2010 and 2012. On the Oosterstraat you’ll see Priuw, whilst on het Naauw, de Kelders, and the Sint Jacobsstraat there’s plenty more to see! Fancy a little break? There’s cute cafés, and varied food outlets all across the city centre.
Shopping Sunday in Leeuwarden is also a great way to experience the city’s history! The city centre breathes history and has a rich past, reflected in the grand townhouses and palaces. During your shopping trip why not check out one of two royal palaces: the Stadhouderlijk Hof and the Princessehof. Within and throughout the lovely little shopping streets there’s plenty of unique historical monuments including the Oldehove, de Waag, and the Blokhuispoort. You can also discover Leeuwarden under the guidance of an experienced guide that can tell you stories and secrets from the history of Leeuwarden.