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Morspoort, Leiden

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TripAdvisor
  • There is not much to see here despite its historical significance. We noticed a small hotel nearby, a playground and the Molen de Put. Worth a quick stop for a photo. This section of Leiden is very ch...  more »
  • The Morspoort is a gate that gives access to the old city of Leiden from the southwest side. Straight behind it is the Morsstraat with many nice bars and restaurants. Straight next to it is a boutique...  more »
  • Morspoort is interesting to see and walk past, but it is simply a historic gate. After a few minutes looking at the gate, you are ready to continue your walk.  more »
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  • It is one of those locations you walk past regularly in Leiden and it is just such a nice view, you stop and stand for a moment to take it all in.
  • If you happen to be nearby, go there and take a look. Not that overwhelming, but interesting nonetheless.
  • Mooie plek. Niet bijzonder
  • The Morspoort is build in 1669 for the city wall of Leiden.
  • Historic city gate, named after the dead criminals who used to hang on the way towards it, to scare people into upholding the law.