Onze Lieve Vrouwetoren

Discover the majestic beauty and rich history of the "Onze Lieve Vrouwetoren", an iconic symbol of the city of Amersfoort. This imposing medieval tower, affectionately known as the 'Lange Jan,' rises high above the picturesque streets and dominates the city's skyline with its impressive presence.

At more than 98 meters tall, the 'Onze Lieve Vrouwetoren' is one of the tallest medieval towers in the Netherlands and a landmark that attracts thousands of visitors every year. But this tower is more than just an architectural masterpiece; it is a living monument that embodies the rich history of Amersfoort.

Visitors to the "Onze Lieve Vrouwetoren" can enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the city and surrounding landscape from the top of the tower. Once up there, the magnificent views reward those who dare to take on the challenge of the climb.

But the "Onze Lieve Vrouwetoren" is not only a spectacular attraction for tourists; it is also an important cultural heritage that tells the story of Amersfoort. From its origins in the Middle Ages to its role as a landmark for travelers and traders, the tower has welcomed and inspired countless generations of Amersfoorters and visitors.