Summer in the City

On this special summer page, you’ll find the best tips and activities in the city and the region. Hiking and biking? Cooling off in the forest or the water? A guided tour? Doing things with the kids? Hilversum is the place to be for everyone this summer!  You can find the best summer tips here.

The best summeragenda

You don’t have to travel far for a nice family day out this year. We’ve collected the best summer activities in Hilversum for you in our Uitagenda.

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This week in the spotlight...

De Kwekerij

The newest hotspot in Hilversum is called De Kwekerij. It’s the temporary city park near the Stationsplein in Hilversum. It’s a unique greenery with its benches, trees and seed trays in the middle of Hilversum. Starting mid-July, you can get a cup of coffee, play pétanque, or get inspired by the sustainable products in its new shop. Coffee bar Stek, Bar des Boules and the sustainable concept store are coming soon! De Kwekerij is a cool place for small events; check out the website for up-to-date information. The park is open to the public and accessible for everyone. So, let’s have a picnic, lounge around, or play boules on the gravel!

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Media Mile: test your mediaknowledge

The Media Mile is a walking route for young and old! You can walk the mile from the trainstation to the Institute for Sound and Vision at the Mediapark in approximately 30 minutes. On the way you'll learn more about the broadcasting history of the Netherlands. You can get a map at the tourist office (VVV) near the trainstation or at the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision at the Mediapark. You can also walk the route with mobile site mediamile.app.

walk the Media Mile