Purmerend City Walk

(2,0 km)
The City Walk goes through the historic heart of Purmerend. Walk past centuries’ old squares and through streets where in the past, merchants noisily traded. Don’t forget to look up: facades tell a story, architectural styles vary.

Route
This route can be followed via the red arrows that can be found on lampposts, traffic posts or route posts and show you the way along the route. The route starts and ends at the TOP (Tourist Transfer Point) on the Beemsterburgwal.

Useful information
The free brochure with routemap is available at the VVV Museum Shop.

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Dit ga je zien

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Tourist Transfer Point (TOP) Purmerend

Beemsterburgwal
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Informatiezuil TOP Purmerend
Tourist Transfer Point (TOP) Purmerend
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Vismarkt (Fish Market)

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Vismarkt Purmerend
Vismarkt (Fish Market)
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Peperstraat

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Peperstraat facade ornaments
Peperstraat
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Kerkstraat (Church Street)

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Theater de Purmaryn
Kerkstraat (Church Street)
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Koemarkt (Cattle Market)

Koemarkt
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Flyer cattle market
Koemarkt (Cattle Market)
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Information panel Purmer-Poort | Looiersplein

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A painting of the Purmer Gate
Information panel Purmer-Poort | Looiersplein
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Koemarkt (left side)

Koemarkt
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Historical photo of a market cafe on the Koemarkt
Koemarkt (left side)
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Information panel Postbrug | Herengracht

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An old image of the Emmakade with the Postbrug in the background
Information panel Postbrug | Herengracht
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Information panel Amsterdamsche-Poort | Tramplein

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An 18th century drawing of the Amsterdamsche Poort in Purmerend
Information panel Amsterdamsche-Poort | Tramplein
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Information panel Kaasmarkt (Cheese Market)

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A painting of the Purmerend Cheese Market around 1900
Information panel Kaasmarkt (Cheese Market)
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Krommesteeg (Crooked Alley)

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Mural advertisement Krommesteeg
Krommesteeg (Crooked Alley)
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Information panel Slot Purmersteijn | Slotplein

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17th century painting of Slot Purmersteijn
Information panel Slot Purmersteijn | Slotplein
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Tourist Transfer Point (TOP) Purmerend

Beemsterburgwal
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Informatiezuil TOP Purmerend
Tourist Transfer Point (TOP) Purmerend