Discover live

Discover Hilversum and be inspired by the versatility of our city! Learn more about our mediahistory during a visit to the Media Park and the Sound & Vision Experience. But did you know we are also working on the future of entertainment? The coolest websites, apps, and games are developed right here. Prefer to go shopping? Stroll through the city center, go window shopping, and visit charming boutiques. Or take a look at the wares our market has to offer. Enjoy the architectural highlights or leave the city buzz behind for some nice peace and quiet on the heathlands or in the forests and parks. We also have plenty of playgrounds, petting zoos, theatres, and activities for kids to have a great time!

Mediacity of the Netherlands

Experience what it means to be in the spotlight at the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision and in the Media Park. Discover the media center of the Netherlands.


Unique architecture

A city with a variety of architectural icons. Discover landmarks by Willem Marinus Dudok, Jan Duiker, P.J.H. Cuypers and more.


Unrivaled nature

Hilversum is surrounded by nature. Enjoy the beautiful forests and heathlands outside of the city or relax in one of the many lovely parks and gardens inside the city. There are great places to bike, walk or simply unwind.



Hilversum is a great place to shop. With several commercial areas the city has a large variety of stores. From wholesales to pop-up stores. There is something for everyone.


Out with kids

There are tons of activities and events for kids in Hilversum and the surrounding area. For example, you can visit a museum, play in the forest, or visit a craftingworkshop! We have some great tips for you.



Historical neighbourhood

Pinetum Blijdenstein