Best Things To Do in Marken, Netherlands

Whether you're visiting Marken for a few days or are a localite, Marken is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Marken. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Marken. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Marken. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Marken keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Marken listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Marken which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Marken will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Marken recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Marken

Here is the list of things to do in Marken and tourist attractions in city.

  1. The Clog Experience
    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 follow the 100-year-old tradition of making these wooden shoes, but they will walk you through the whole process of making clogs. You will be provided an insight on the history of wooden shoe-making, ...Read more
  2. Marker Museum

    Tags: Museum, History Museum

    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 were once used for smoking eels in the past. Now a Rijks monument or a National Heritage Site of Netherlands, the museum stands proud telling the story of this fishing village for the future genera...Read more
  3. Original House Of Marken
    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 been designed after the historic houses from the early days of Marken. The furniture and decor are all from that time period, and it has been furnished to resemble the house of the fishing family ...Read more
  4. Flood Memorial The Wave

    Tags: Memorial

    '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 Verkaaik, this masterpiece is symbolic to the loss, as well as, victory over water. Shaped like a boat, The Wave represents Noah's Ark which survived the great flood the same way Marken survived the f...Read more
  5. Paard Van Marken

    Tags: Light House, Landmark

    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 nights. What is now considered an important landmark of Marken, is a beautiful sight for those who visit it. Take a hike up to the lighthouse and enjoy the spectacular structure against the backdrop of ...Read more
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