What better way to explore Groningen on foot and accompanied by an expert guide who knows all the city’s ins and outs and loves to talk about them? Join an interesting tour through the city on a Thursday, Friday, Saturday or Sunday afternoon at 3.00 PM. The walkingtour starts at the Tourist Information Office at the Grote Markt. It's an Englisch walkingtour and it takes about 1.5 hours. The Tourist Information Office advises to book beforehand by calling + 31 50 313 97 41, or by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org, or stopping by.
City walks for groups
Learning about a city or region means visiting well-known and less familiar, as well as unexpected and surprising spots. With this in mind, the City of Groningen Tourist Information Office team of guides holds guided tours through the city and province. Explore the less familiar, unexpected and surprising spots in the city and its environs; the guides know all kinds of interesting facts. There are city walks as well as tours of the province by bus. Tours are held in Dutch, German, English, and the Groningen dialect.
If you would like to visit the tower with a group during opening hours, simply buy your tickets at the Tourist Information Office at the Grote Markt. Opening hours:
- Monday from 12.00 am - 5 pm
- Tuesday through Saturday from 11 am - 5 pm
- Sunday from 12 pm - 4 pm.
The tower is closed at 25th, 26th and 31th December.
You can buy tickets until 30 minutes before closing. Guided tours are not held during these hours.
Click here for the various options for city walks with a Tourist Information Office guide.