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Welcome to Tourist Office Graft-De Rijp

The tourist office is situated in the weighing house which was built in 1630.


Take a walk through De Rijp with its splendidly restored 17th century houses.


Kerkstraat - Churchstreet

Fluisterboot Eilandspolder

Rent a 'Whispering Boat' for a ride in the 'Eilandspoldder'


Take a walk in the village and surrounding areas

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Warenmarkt op het Jan Boonplein

Thursday 20 November 2014 | 10:00 uur
Locatie: Jan Boonplein - De Rijp

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Drie Jonge Talenten van het conservatorium Amsterdam

Friday 21 November 2014 | 19:45 uur
Locatie: Dorpsstraat 43, 1536 AE - Markenbinnen

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De Groene Zwaan Filmcafé: Winter Nomads

Friday 21 November 2014 | 20:30 uur
Locatie: De Groene Zwaan, Rechtestraat 12-14 - De Rijp

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Cabaretpoel met 4 x aanstormend cabarettalent

Saturday 22 November 2014 | 20:00 uur
Locatie: Kerk, Graftdijkplein 3 - West-Graftdijk

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Museum in 't Houten Huis: Boekenmarkt

Sunday 23 November 2014 | 13:30 uur
Locatie: Tuingracht 13 - De Rijp

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Welcome to Tourist Office Graft-De Rijp

As you wander through De Rijp with its beautifully restored 17th century houses, you will appreciate why the famous water engineer Jan Adriaanszoon Leeghwater referred to it as "the finest village in Holland". Centuries of history are still evident. The unique town hall with its weighing scales and Jan van der Heyden fire pump. The great Gothic church with its 23 stained glass windows. Picturesque farms and half-wooden townhouses all bear witness to the style and glory of the past steeped in a long tradition of whaling fleets and herring fishing. Local guides are pleased to provide more detailed information.


Make sure and visit the museums In 't Houten Huis and the Jan Boon Museum or the period town halls of Graft (1613) and De Rijp (1630). Certainly worh seeing is the famous tombstone floor of the Dutch Reformed Church in Graft and the Mennonite church in Noordeinde.

The villages are rich in shops, galleries, artists and excellent restaurants. Bi-annually, De Rijp has become a legend in the region with its Dickents-style Midwinter Festival.


The neighbouring Eilandspolder nature reserve is just waiting for your discovery on foot, bicycle or by boat.


Information on Graft-De Rijp and the surrounding area is available in our shop: VVV guide books, museum leaflets, brochures of amusement parks and zoos, walking, cycling and boating maps, lists of accommodation addresses. A limited range of souvenirs and postcards are also on sale.




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