Visit Artist's Village Nunspeet! Visit the North Veluwe Museum, discover local folklore and follow the bicycle route 'Uit de Kunst'! You won't be bored for a second.
The heart of the Veluwe, that's what Nunspeet is! Nunspeet's inhabitants are proud of their municipality, and that much is clear as soon as you discover the villages of Nunspeet, Elspeet, Vierhouten and Hulhorst. These little villages offer cozy town squares with terraces, atmospheric shops and lots of greenery. Discover the municipality of Nunspeet on foot or during a great bicycle trip, you won't run out of beautiful sights to enjoy.
Nunspeet Uit de Kunst
Nunspeet is a true Artist's village, where everyone who is a fan of art, nature and culture will find what they need. Nunspeet is known as an Artist's village after the 19th century saw the rise of a group of artists here, artists who painted in the open air and were very skilled at immortalizing the beautiful Veluwe landscape on canvas. These paintings became quite popular, both within the country and abroad. When staying at Familiehuis Nunspeet, don't miss out on a visit to the North Veluwe Museum. Here you'll find works on display by artists who lived in Nunspeet themselves as well as in the beautiful surrounding area of the Veluwe, including the Veluwe Lake. Would you like to take a piece of Nunspeet art home with you? In that case, visit art manifestation 'Artistic Nunspeet', where you can view paintings, ceramics, jewelry and graphic art. Looking for the true nature of Nunspeet? Visit Eibertjesdag where folklore is displayed by means of authentic clothing, old crafts and a great market. When it comes to culture Nunspeet is quite vibrant as well, offering an extensive program including cabaret, music, dance and theater.
Bicycle route ‘Uit de Kunst’
The area of Nunspeet offers many hiking& bicycle routes through the Veluwe. Explore the four centers of the municipality of Nunspeet during the 'Viertinten route'. The most beautiful route however, is the bicycle route 'Uit de Kunst'. This 45 kilometer bicycle route will take you through green forests, heathlands and farms. On the way you'll discover the story of the artists who have created the beautiful paintings on display in the North Veluwe Museum. Stop along the way to visit the artists' homes or the sites that inspired them to create their paintings. Along the route you'll find panels featuring interesting stories about these artists.
Recreational area Zandenplas is located in the middle of the centuries old forests of the Veluwe. A small and delightful forest pool with a beach, where you can take a refreshing dive after a beautiful forest hike.
The Noord-Veluws Museum is mostly an art museum that displays art of artists from the North Veluwe. The museum does not limit itself to giving information about the paintings, but it also couples stories to them.
The sport and recreational center "de Brake" is a multipurpose center with a 25-meter pool, a subtropical recreational pool, 6 fully automated "glow in the dark" bowling lanes, a party center, a solar studio with 3 tanning beds and two sports halls.
Thanks to her location in this unique scenery, little ponds and reed beds, shifting sands and old Scots pines, playful vistas and special panoramic views characterize this extraordinarily atmospheric 27-hole forest course.