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Hartwerd (West Frisian: Hartwert) is a small village, nears Bolsward, in the municipality of Súdwest-Fryslân in the Province of Friesland in the Netherlands. It has around 150 residents as of 2004. A restored historic windmill, De Oegekloostermolen, which was built in around 1830 stands near the village. The Monastery of Saint Hugh (Dutch: Oegeklooster), which was the largest religious house in Friesland, stood in the vicinity of the village from 1191 to 1579. In the course of the Münster Rebellion, the monastery was attacked in 1535 by a group of Anabaptists, who badly damaged the buildings of the cloister. The Blessed Titus Brandsma, O.Carm., was born on a dairy farm in Oegeklooster. He was a Carmelite friar, who became a noted scholar and philosopher, and helped to found Radboud University. He was arrested by the Gestapo during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands for his open and strong opposition to their goals, and sent to Dachau concentration camp. There he was executed there by lethal injection in 1942. He has been declared a martyr by the Catholic Church.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Hartwerd in Netherlands. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Hartwerd like a local. After your splendid visit to Hartwerd, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Rotterdam. Rotterdam, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Amsterdam Museum, Jewish Cultural Quarter, The Rembrandt House Museum. To reach Hartwerd, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Rotterdam The Hague Airport. To explore Hartwerd, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Hartwerd*

  • Pollution Statistics in Hartwerd

    Know the pollution level of Hartwerd before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 37.5 (Low)
  • Hartwerd: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Hartwerd for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Hartwerd.

    • Burglary and Theft 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 29.17 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 37.5 (Low)
    • Attacks 20.83 (Low)
    • Drug offense 33.33 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 29.17 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 4.17 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 33.33 (Low)
  • Living in Hartwerd - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 75.52 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.2 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 13.79 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 40 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 93.06 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.54 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Hartwerd

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hartwerd

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.2 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.27 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 99.34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 101.89 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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