Amersfoort
in Gemeente Amersfoort of Provincie Utrecht, Netherlands

How to get there and get around
Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
52.155 and 5.387 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 52° 9' 17" and E 5° 23' 14"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Dutch, Western Frisian
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 12:19 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: Europe/Amsterdam
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:19 am and 9:55 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
This place on Wikipedia
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Current travel safety evaluation for Netherlands in Western Europe

Safety Score: 3,5 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Netherlands.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Netherlands. Last Update: 2020-06-06 07:20:59

Explore Amersfoort

Amersfoort in Gemeente Amersfoort (Provincie Utrecht) with it's 139,914 inhabitants is a city in Netherlands about 26 mi (or 42 km) south-east of Amsterdam, the country's capital.

Local time in Amersfoort is now 12:19 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named Europe / Amsterdam with an UTC offset of 2 hours. We know of 9 airports in the vicinity of Amersfoort, of which 4 are larger airports. The closest airport in Netherlands is Lelystad Airport in a distance of 22 mi (or 35 km), North. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Netherlands is Rietveld Schröderhuis (Rietveld Schröder House) in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 km), South-West. We found 5 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Utrecht, Lelystad, 's-Hertogenbosch, Amsterdam and Arnhem. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 14°C / 57 °F

Morning Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Evening Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 52 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 50%
Air Pressure 998 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 14 km/h (9 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 44% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Sunday, 7th of June 2020

17°C (62 °F)
8°C (47 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.

Monday, 8th of June 2020

19°C (67 °F)
10°C (50 °F)
Light rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Tuesday, 9th of June 2020

17°C (63 °F)
9°C (47 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

NH Amersfoort

Address
0,3 mi
Stationsstraat 75
3811 MH Amersfoort
Netherlands

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Mercure Hotel Amersfoort Centre

Address
0,5 mi
De Nieuwe Poort 20
3812 PA AMERSFOORT
Netherlands

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Best Western Amersfoort

Address
1,2 mi
Utrechtsewg 225
3818 EG Amersfoort
Netherlands

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Van der Valk Hotel Leusden Amersfoort

Address
1,5 mi
Philipstraat 18
3833 LC Leusden
Netherlands

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Fletcher Hotel Restaurant Amersfoort

Address
1,7 mi
Stichtserotonde 11
3818 GV Amersfoort
Netherlands

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Van der Valk Hotel Amersfoort A1

Address
2,8 mi
Ruimtevaart 22
3824 MX Amersfoort
Netherlands

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Bilderberg Hotel de Klepperman

Address
3,4 mi
Oosterdorpsstraat 11
3871 AA Nijkerk
Netherlands

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


de Tabaksplant Stadhotel

Address
0,3 mi
Coninckstraat 15
3811 WD Amersfoort
Netherlands

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 22:30
Weekend: 7:30 - 22:30


Campanile - Amersfoort

Address
2,5 mi
De Brand 50
3823 LM Amersfoort
Netherlands

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Fletcher Hotel-Restaurant Het Witte Huis

Address
2,1 mi
Birkstraat 138
3768 HN Soest
Netherlands

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Amersfoort (Zo mooi is Amersfoort)

Published: December 29, 2013
Length: 26:15 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Eddy Bos

Een stadswandeling door oud Amersfoort. Beginnend bij de Koppelpoort en via het Spui door de Krommestraat naar de binnenstad. Hier zien we de markt op het Hof en de Kamperbinnenpoort. Via de...


Spoorparade wagenwerkplaats Amersfoort ( 175 jaar spoor in 2014 )

Published: October 16, 2014
Length: 05:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Edwinamp

Op de wagenwerkplaats in Amersfoort was van 16 t/m 21 oktober 2014 de spoorparade . Dit in verband met de viering van 175 jaar spoor in Nederland . Met een treinparade van de diverse ...


Euro Rails 154 - Jubilea in Amersfoort - Eeklo en Siegen

Published: February 01, 2013
Length: 22:12 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: René Hameleers

In deze film hebben we 3 jubilea bezocht die in 2011 plaats vonden. We beginnen op 12 november in Amersfoort, waar het 60-jarig bestaan van de Serie 1200 werd gevierd met de 8 laatste rij of...


de treinparade vanaf een overdekte tribune tijdens de Spoorparade in Amersfoort

Published: October 20, 2014
Length: 17:45 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: albert31948

de treinparade vanaf een overdekte tribune tijdens de Spoorparade (16-21 oktober 2014 ) in Amersfoort; een spektakel van historische treinen 3 maal per dag (11:00; 13:00 en 15:00 uur)


Museumminuten Aflevering 2: Opvang in Amersfoort

Published: November 12, 2014
Length: 08:20 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: KEITVAmersfoort

Tentoonstelling 'Belgen op de vlucht' in Museum Flehite.


Rainproof City

Published: January 23, 2015
Length: 55:21 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: STOWA


Amersfoort City Snapshot

Published: September 14, 2014
Length: 00:00 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: City Snapshot

Amersfoort in 100 snapshots.


Architect in Amersfoort Utrecht Netherlands developer

Published: January 25, 2015
Length: 25:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Igor Vandam

Amersfoort is a municipality and the second largest city of the province of Utrecht in central Netherlands. The city is growing quickly but has a well-preserved and protected medieval centre....


JVC Picsio GC-FM2 Driving Test

Published: August 04, 2012
Length: 55:31 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: bobbiesmulders

Testing the JVC Picsio GC-FM2 camera. Taking a tour of Amersfoort, going through Kruiskamp, Binnenstad, Randenbroek, De Hoef and Zielhorst. I'm also taking a small highway trip to Leusden....


Bradsnyder & Leif de Leeuw - Stepping Out - Eric Clapton

Published: December 16, 2008
Length: 44:24 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: alphonsiusk

On december the 14th the Blues Foundation Amersfoort organized a bluesgig in theatre Borra in the city of Amersfoort, The Netherlands. De performing bluesrockband was Bradsnyder. They had a...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Geography of the Netherlands

The geography of the European part of Netherlands is in that much of its land has been reclaimed from the sea and is below sea level, protected by dikes. Another factor that has influenced its physical appearance is that the country is among the most densely populated on Earth. It is ranked 15th overall on that scale, but is behind only three countries having a population over 10 million. Consequently, the Netherlands is highly urbanised.

Located at 52.15, 5.38333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of the Netherlands

Koppelpoort

The Koppelpoort is a medieval gate in the Dutch town Amersfoort. Completed around 1425, the gate combines land- and water-gates, and is part of the second city wall of Amersfoort, which was constructed between 1380 and 1450.

Located at 52.1589, 5.38528 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Medieval architecture, Buildings and structures in Amersfoort, Visitor attractions in Utrecht (province)

Dutch Cavalry Museum

The Dutch Cavalry Museum is located in the centre of The Netherlands in the city of Amersfoort. The museum is hosted in two large buildings at the Bernhardkazerne army barracks. The collection contains small objects, like uniforms, firearms, silver, paintings, scale models, etc. , and larger objects, like vehicles, armoured cars, tanks and related equipment, that were or still are in use with the cavalry of the Royal Dutch Army.

Located at 52.147, 5.353 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Military and war museums in the Netherlands, Museums in Amersfoort, Army museums

The Mondriaan House

The Mondriaan House is a museum in Amersfoort, the Netherlands, in the house where Piet Mondriaan was born in 1872. The museum lies in the historical centre of Amersfoort. The building of the Christian primary school, where the father of Mondriaan was headmaster, has also been incorporated in the museum building. In 1994, the house and the school were opened as a library and documentation centre.

Located at 52.1548, 5.39037 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Art museums and galleries in the Netherlands, Museums in Amersfoort, Modern art museums, Art museums established in 1994, Biographical museums in the Netherlands, 1994 establishments in the Netherlands

Flehite

Museum Flehite is the historical museum of Amersfoort and Eemland in the Netherlands. The museum was founded in 1880 by the "Oudheidkundige Vereniging Flehite" (Archeological Association Flehite) (1878). In 1890, the museum moved to the first of the current three-part building on the Breestraat (Breestreet). Since 1976, the museum has been managed by a separate organization.

Located at 52.1568, 5.3856 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums established in 1880, Museums in Amersfoort, History museums in the Netherlands

Heiligenberg (Leusden)

The Heiligenberg is an estate near the Dutch town of Leusden. The estate is located on a 12 meter high hill, the "Heiligenberg" (Holy Mountain), which dates from the last ice age, about 10,000 years ago. On this hill, then known as Hohorst, bishop Ansfridus of Utrecht founded a small abbey around the year 1000. The abbey was moved to the city of Utrecht around 1030, but the Heiligenberg remained in their possession until 1592. In 1637, the house became an estate.

Located at 52.1389, 5.40833 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Utrecht (province)

Mariënhof

Mariënhof was a restaurant located in Amersfoort, in the Netherlands. It was a fine dining restaurant that was awarded one Michelin star in the period 1996-2001. Head chef of Mariënhof was Jon Sistermans. The restaurant ended due to the transfer of ownership of the former monastery from insurance company "Amersfoortse Verzekeringen" to the "Van den Tweel Horeca Groep". The new owners changed course and wanted the restaurant to leave the fine dining and move into a lower class.

Located at 52.1533, 5.39044 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Restaurants in the Netherlands, Michelin Guide starred restaurants in the Netherlands, Defunct restaurants

De Saffraan

De Saffraan is a restaurant located in Amersfoort in the Netherlands. It is a fine dining restaurant that was awarded one Michelin star in the period 2010–present. GaultMillau awarded the restaurant 15 out of 20 points. Owner and head chef of De Saffraan is Kars van Wechem. The restaurant is located in a 100 year old clipper named "Hoop op Welvaart", which is moored at at quay of Kleine Koppel in Amersfoort. The clipper is completely renovated and adjusted to its role as restaurant.

Located at 52.1605, 5.3825 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Restaurants in the Netherlands, Michelin Guide starred restaurants in the Netherlands

Districts of the same city

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Bieshaar: Meteo Hoogland, Bieshaar (source)

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13 Jun
2020

Woudenberg Haantjesdag
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Haantjesdag Woudenberg
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19 Jun
2020

Musica Mundo Festival - Rhythms Of The World In Amersfoort
Starting at: 02:00 am (02:00).
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27 Jun
2020

Fresh Conference 2020
Starting at: 12:30 pm (12:30).
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25 Jul
2020

Zomermarkt Woudenberg
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03 Sep
2020

Training Visual Notes
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02 Oct
2020

Pot Still Festival 2020
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22 Nov
2020

WinterparadIJS Amersfoort
Starting at: 01:00 am (01:00).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Amersfoort, Amersforto, QYM, Амерсфорт