Area

    Nijmegen has lots of things to do! Discover our favourite festivals, events, cafes and restaurants:

 

Musea / Galleries
•    Museum het Valkhof Nijmegen / Nature Museum / Bicycle Museum
•    MuZIEum – A museum to experience seeing and not seeing.
•    Velorama – National bike museum
•    De Bastei – Centre for nature en culture history
•    Gallery BART

 

Nature / Walking / Cycling / Activities
•    Nijmeegse vierdaagse – International Four Day Marches in July
•    Walk of wisdom – Pilgrim’s route in Nijmegen area, new!
•    Walks of Staatsbosbeheer – De Gelderse poort
•    Nijmegen actief – Activities for groups, businesses and families.
•    Escape room Nijmegen – Get locked up in one of our 4 Escape Rooms on board of the Escape Boot Nijmegen.

Note: The Waal beaches and natural reserve de Ooijpolder are only a one minute walk from the Opoe Sientje!

 

Nightlife / Festivals
•    ‘De Kaaij’ – Cultural terrace, right in front of the Opoe Sientje
•    LUX – Film, food & drinks
•    Music meeting – Music festival in May
•    Festival ‘De oversteek’ – Yearly cultural festival in September
•    Oranjepop – Open-air festival on King’s Day
•    Popronde – September – November
•    Billy in Bottendaal – R&R bar festival in April
•    Troost van Oost – Dutch tearjerker festival in November
•    Kunstnacht – Start of the new culture season in September
•    Keizer Karelpodia – Programme city theatre and concert hall
•    De wintertuinen – Literary festival
•    Doornroosje – Music venue Nijmegen

Coffee spots:
•    Barrio Alto – Coffee, cakes, lunch
•    The Fuzz – Coffee & Tunes
•    De Blonde pater – Breakfast, coffee, lunch, drinks
•    Prikkels – Coffee, soups, salades, ice cream.
•    Fingerz – Eat with your Fingerz.

 

Drink spots

•    Beer & Bites– ‘A great selection of special beers’ €
•    In de Blaauwe hand – The oldest café of the Netherlands
•    De Hemel – Beer brewer café & restaurant
•    Credible – Food & Drink
•    Oortjeshekken – Food & Drink in the Ooijpolder

 

Dine & wine spots:
•    Notting Hill – Bohemian – Art – Food €
•    De Grut – French-Italian with an Asian twist €€
•    Waud – Organic, sustainable, affordable €€
•    Wally – Hamburgers €
•    Flores – Bistro €€
•    De nieuwe winkel – Be surprised with special tastes €€€
•    De Bok – Bistro €€
•    Izzi– Asian fusion €€
•    De Schat– Classical French with an Asian twist €€€
•    De Portier– ‘Cooking is a craft’ €€€
•    Holy Five – 5 top dishes for only €20  €€