Grote Markt, Haarlem

4.6
Historic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Grote Markt, Haarlem's main square, is lined with famous buildings, as well as bars and restaurants. City hall, Vleeshal, Hoofdwacht, and Grote Kerk all border the square. See Hoofdwacht, which was built in the 13th century and is generally regarded as the oldest building in Haarlem. If you're able to visit on a weekend, enjoy the busy market that takes over with vendors selling a range of goods. Use our Haarlem trip planning tool to visit Grote Markt on your trip to Haarlem, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • This is eventually touristic area where is lot of restaurants. Middle of the area is the cathedral. Some lightful way this is sympathetic area. Good shoes are needed.  more »
  • Great Market especially on Saturday mornings. Local market shops with a great variety of food, like cheese, sausages, vegetables. And fish, flowers, and other delicious stuff.  more »
  • A typical Dutch square with many people crossing by. It was connected to the small paves and there are hidden gems around. Like other square in Netherlands, there were open root cafe and gift stalls.  more »

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