Middelburg

Middelburg municipality

The capital of Zeeland is a charming historic city with many sights, shops and terraces. Middelburg is a popular day destination for a holiday in Zeeland. In the summer months the city is crowded with tourists who want to see the highlights of the city with their own eyes. In addition to seeing the sights, Middelburg is a real shopping city.

Middelburg market

On Saturday the market can be found in the center of Middelburg. Stalls with, for example, fresh fruit, clothing and bags are indispensable on this market. In the summer months this market is also available on Thursdays, where you can enjoy the merchants and fresh produce all day long.

Middelburg sights

Middelburg's number one attraction is the town hall, which is located in the middle of the market. The building was built in a Gothic style and is popular with photographers. Under the guidance of a guide, the town hall can be viewed from the inside. In addition, the Lange Jan is a popular attraction in Middelburg, the abbey tower stands between the Nieuwe Kerk and the Koorkerk. The tower can be climbed after which you have a beautiful view of the city and the rest of Walcheren. Other sights in Middelburg include the Zeeuws Museum, the fish market, various churches and the Marina.