Deventer: A Walk Through Bergkwartier and Brinks

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Audio tour
Audio tour in English
Route length: 1,8 км
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Duration 1h - 1h 30m
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Hosted by VVV Deventer
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  • You'll receive a self-guided audio tour right after booking
  • Explore Deventer – one of the oldest cities in the Netherlands – guided by this in-app audio tour
  • Enjoy the fascinating architecture of the city
  • Discover the rich heritage of Deventer and learn interesting stories behind it
  • Find out the origins of the famous Deventer honey cake
  • Trace the history of this charming Dutch city from its origins to the present
Discover the beautiful Hanseatic city of Deventer at your own pace. The city walk takes you through the charming combination of new and old, giving an opportunity to visit many interesting sights in the Berg Quarter and around the city square - the Brink. Firstly, following the Brink square, examine the Penninckshuis – a church, where the VVV is located. Then go to the Deventer Cake Shop, the façade of which gives an interesting insight into the rich history of cake manufacturing in the city . Gaze in wonder at the late Gothic building - The Weigh house, that dates back to 1528 and is the oldest weigh house in the Netherlands. Then learn about Mint Tower that was used as a workshop for the Deventer mint masters, who produced the city's currency there. The next stop will be the Oldest Brick Residential House - the small house on the corner of the Bergkerkplein and the Kerksteeg, the oldest brick townhouse in the city. Along the way, enjoy the buildings on Menstraat and get to know the details about their unique architectural appearances. Get to know the Berg Church, the church with two towers, is the most important building of the Bergkwartier, or Berg Quarter. Finally, get up close with the Wilhelmina fountain, that was established in 1898 on the occasion of the coronation of Queen Wilhelmina. Dive into the history of Deventer with a help of your own self-guided audio-tour!

What's included

  • Downloadable multimedia audio tour on WeGoTrip app
  • Detailed route from stop to stop with live GPS map on your smartphone
  • Useful tips and recommendations on interesting places to visit
  • Self-guided audio tour for your smartphone on the WeGoTrip app
  • Earphones – please bring your own
  • Entrance tickets to attractions — you can visit them on your own
  • Earphones and smartphone are not included – bring your own
  • In-person tour guide

Places you will visit

The route of the tour goes within circle
Geloofsgemeenschap Het Penninckshuis
Brink, 89
Download the app and the digital audio tour on your smartphone before the visit. You will find recommendations on how to get to the staring point in the first step of the tour. If you have any questions or need any assistance, please email us at
Cancellation policies vary according to activity type. Please check the conditions of your required activity Self-guided audio tour.
De beste manier om Deventer en haar omgeving te leren kennen is via een bezoek aan de VVV Deventer. Hier  vindt u alle informatie over Deventer en de regio. U kunt er terecht voor verschillende wandelingen door de historische binnenstad van Deventer en uiteraard ook...

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