Best Things To Do in Marken, Netherlands

Marken may be a small village, but you will be surprised at the number of things there are to see in Marken. The Marker Museum is a must visit for all the history enthusiasts, who wish to learn more about this wonderful village. Marken is known for its wooden houses and the Original House of Marken will let you experience how the earlier settlers in Marken used to live. While the village today is quite a sight to behold, Marken has also had its share of tragedy with the flood that killed 51. Visit The Wave to pay homage to those lives lost in the battle with the sea. The historic Paard van Marken lighthouse is also a must visit when you are in Marken. While the village has some excellent sights for its visitors, there also many things to do in Marken. Famous for its traditional costumes, you can always take a guided tour of the village wearing one of these costumes. You can visit The Clog Experience and learn how the iconic Dutch shoes are made and also take souvenirs back home. You can also shop for some rare trinkets at Sijtje Boes house, the oldest souvenir store in Marken. Despite being small, Marken sure has quite a lot to offer its guests.

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  1. The Clog Experience

    # 1 of 10 Things To Do in Marken | Added 588 times in trip plans
    The Clog Experience

    Tags: Factory

    Address: Kets 52, 1156 AX Marken, Netherlands

    Timings: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    For anyone visiting any part of the Netherlands, it is a known fact that clogs are definitely a souvenir they must take back home. The Clog Experience is one such clog factory, which will not only fol...Read more

  2. Marker Museum

    # 2 of 10 Things To Do in Marken | Added 380 times in trip plans
    Marker Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum

    Address: Kerkbuurt 44, 1156 Marken, Netherlands

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Aimed at preserving the history of Marken, the Marker Museum is a must visit for those who wish to learn more about this historic island. The museum is actually spread across six historic houses that ...Read more

  3. Original House Of Marken

    # 3 of 10 Things To Do in Marken | Added 558 times in trip plans
    Original House Of Marken

    Address: Havenbuurt 22, 1156 AM Marken, Netherlands

    Timings: 10:30 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Marken is known for its fishing history, so for history enthusiasts, it will be interesting to learn about how the fisherfolks used to live in the past. At the harbour, there is a small house that has...Read more

  4. Flood Memorial The Wave

    # 4 of 10 Things To Do in Marken | Added 471 times in trip plans
    Flood Memorial The Wave

    Tags: Memorial

    Address: W.s.v. Marken, Marken, Netherlands

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    'The Wave' was installed in January 2016 to honour the 51 lives lost on the disastrous night of January 13th, 1916, when the village was hit by a terrifying flood. Created by renowned artist Linda Ver...Read more

  5. Paard Van Marken

    # 5 of 10 Things To Do in Marken | Added 346 times in trip plans
    Paard Van Marken

    Tags: Light House, Landmark

    Address: Lighthouse Near Marken, Oosterpad, Marken, Netherlands

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Being a fishing village, Marken was an important harbour in the past. This lighthouse, which translates into 'Horse of Marken', has been standing tall since 1710 and guiding sailors through dark night...Read more

  6. Marken, Kerkbuurt / Centrum

    # 6 of 10 Things To Do in Marken | Added 7 times in trip plans
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    Address: Netherlands

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    Bill En Dennis

    Cute dorp om een keer te bezoeken. Wel rond 8.00 of 9.00 uur starten met je wandeling, want daarna komen de busladingen toeristen.

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  7. Marken

    # 7 of 10 Things To Do in Marken | Added 25 times in trip plans
    Marken Image

    Address: 1156 Marken, Netherlands

  8. Havenbuurt 19

    # 8 of 10 Things To Do in Marken
    Havenbuurt 19 Image

    Address: Havenbuurt 19, 1156 AL Marken, Netherlands

  9. Havenbuurt 22

    # 9 of 10 Things To Do in Marken | Added 1 time in trip plans
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    Address: Havenbuurt 22, 1156 AM Marken, Netherlands

  10. Rond Marken

    # 10 of 10 Things To Do in Marken
    Rond Marken Image

    Address: Rozewerf 8, 1156 CX Marken, Netherlands

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

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    Herengracht 1

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  • Ouderkerkerplas


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    Museumplein 6

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    Oostzaanstraat 45

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    Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal 147

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    Fokkeboom 28

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    Oudezijds Achterburgwal 116/A

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    Karveel 5967

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    Colenbranderhof 18

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    Meyenln 1

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    Amstelveenseweg 156

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    Dorpsstraat 584

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    Derde Goudsbloemdwarsstraat 2

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    De Clercqstraat 82

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    Max Euweplein 62

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    Wagenmakerbaan 1

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    Ceintuurbaan 286

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    Jan Evertsenstraat 108/HS

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    Sluiskade 32-42

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    Nieuwendijk 37

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    Industriewg 34

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    Julianalaan 175

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    Hondsdraf 34/A

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    Communicatieweg 2

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    Cuneraweg 381

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    IJmeerdijk 1

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    Pampuslaan 501

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    Zuiderdijk 1/B

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    Tom Schreursweg 10

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    Kemphaanlaan 4

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    Aalbersestraat 244

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