Museums

Check: www.vvvmiddenlimburg.nl for an overview of all the museums in Central Limburg.

The Abbey church:
Kerkberg 2, 6017 HA Thorn, Phone: +31 475 561 410, www.abdijkerkthorn.nl 

Open: 1 april-31 cktober Daily from 10.00-17.00 o'clock
1 november-31 march Saturday and sunday: 12.00-16.00 o'clock

Museum “The Land of Thorn”
Wijngaard 14, 6017 AG. www.museumhetlandvanthorn.nl 

Open: 1 april - 31 october: Monday: 12.00-17.00 o'clock
Tuesday - sunday: 10.00-17.00 o'clock
1 november - 31 maart: saturday and sunday: 12.00-16.00 o'clock

Maas-Binnenvaartmuseum Foundation
Group tours with a visit of the museum, the harbor and the triple lock by former skippers. The museum includes scale models of old tjalks, ships and tugboats. There is also a model of the aldermen's cemetery and a model of the Kolentip. Maas Binnenvaartmuseum, Havenstraat 12, 6051 CR Maasbracht, Tel. 0475-465873, www.maas-binnenvaart.nl

 

Foundation Maas- Binnenvaartmuseum
Tours with a visit of the museum, the harbor and the triple lock by former skippers. The museum contains scale models of old tjalks, ships and tugboats. They also have a model of the aldermen's cemetery and a model of the Kolentip.Maas Binnenvaartmuseum, Havenstraat 12, 6051 CR Maasbracht, Phone: +31 475-465873, www.maas-binnenvaart.nl 

Regional museum Stevensweert/Ohé en Laak

The regional museum is located in the former town hall from 1858. This building was designed by the architect Pierre Cuypers. Get to know the turbulent and impressive past of Stevensweert and Ohé en Laak in the museum. Important themes are the dredging finds, Jan van Steffeswert, the castle of Stevensweert, castle Walburg, a model of the Stevensweert fortress and the coins of the counts of Van den Bergh. Regional Museum Stevensweert / Ohé en Laak, Jan van Steffeswertplein 1, 6107 BZ Stevensweert www.museumstevensweert.nl 

Cuypershuis Roermond

Pierre Cuypers was a well-known architect in the Netherlands. In addition to the Central Station and the Rijksmuseum, he also worked on the renocation and restoration of our Abbey Church for several years around 1860. He also designed the King's throne in the Ridderzaal in 1904. The King still gives his annual speech from the throne here. Cuypershuis Roermond, Pierre Cuypersstraat 1, 6041 XG ROERMOND, Phone: +31 475 359 102, www.cuypershuisroermond.nl 

Limburgs Museum in Venlo

The Limburgs Museum is one of the most popular family activities in the Netherlands. Experience the history and culture of Limburg. From Neanderthals to knights, from Romans to miners. Fly through the time! Limburgs Museum, Keulsepoort, 5911 BX VENLO, +31 77 352 2112, www.limburgsmuseum.nl

Eijnderhoof:
Limburgs Open air museum, Milderspaat 1, 6034 PL Nederweert-Eind. www.eynderhoof.nl 

From Thorn it is a 15 km drive to this open air museum, which shows you everything about the life of people in a Peelvillage around the year 1900.