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Valkhof Park, Nijmegen

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  • It is a very small but pretty Park, is in the upper part of the city, and close to a main street with shops and cafes
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  • It is a nice old park in the city center with a lot of history. It once was a castle which was destroyed by angry citizens. Halfway through the angry mob found out that some of the things in the castl...  read more »
  • On the signs on this historic Hill (now a park) is said to be ' perhaps the historically most interesting place of Netherlands ' is. That would be well, but you need to know where to look. Of the rich history (from Roman times until Palatinate of Charlemagne to Castle of the counts and Dukes of guelders) are only two medieval chapels preserved-the rest of the buildings of the castle is demolished at the end of the 18th century. For the enthusiast, however, this place is definitely interesting to visit, especially in combination with the adjacent Museum Valkhof, where on the basis of archaeological finds, paintings and models some more about het Valkhof is told.
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  • Small Park in Nijmegen where we attended a beer festival. What a great little place, with amazing views over the river Waal.
  • Beautiful park along the river to walk, sit, and enjoy. Very historic area for military history as well.
  • Nijmegen, the oldest city of the Netherlands. The Valkhof park is one in history. The Romans built here and fortress. Charlemagne a Palace. Het Valkhof is located on a hill with a magnificent view over the Waal and the Waal bridge.
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  • Nice little park according to English landscape style. Too bad there must have a castle for pillowcases. Hopefully the Donjon there is not ...
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  • Very nice park, beautiful view over the waal
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