Discover the beautiful, water-rich Workum, one of the Frisian Eleven Cities.
Workum is one of the most beautiful Frisian Eleven Cities, Even if only for its beautiful facades, monumental buildings and water-rich surroundings. Saint Gertrude’s Church, weigh house and city hall are definitely worth a visit. Workum is popular among water sports enthusiasts because of its great location. Art lovers can visit the Jopie Huisman Museum, among other things.
- Visit the Jopie Huisman Museum and learn more about this special artist.
- Go kite surfing, wind surfing or supping at the water sports paradise of Workum.
- Stroll past the great galleries or find a table on one of the pleasant terraces.
Jopie Huisman Museum
Meet the most famous resident of Workum at the Jopie Huisman Museum. Jopie Huisman was a self-taught painter who was known for his realistic works. He loved eternalizing regular people and scenes on canvas. The audio tour is recommended to gain an even deeper understanding of this special painter.
Kite surfing on the IJsselmeer
Workum is a real paradise for kite surfers. Since the IJsselmeer is fairly shallow and placid here, Workum is very popular among water sports enthusiasts. You will find plenty of surf schools where experienced kite surfers can rent equipment or beginners get lessons. Even if you prefer renting a boat, wind surfing or supping, Workum is the place to go.
Spending the night in Workum
Are you searching for a hip design hotel, a romantic bed & breakfast, or a pleasant holiday home for your family? Workum has suitable accommodations for every taste and budget. Check out the comprehensive selection and book your perfect holiday here!
Workum boasts great galleries and shops. You’ll not find big superstores but rather special boutiques. After shopping, find a table on one of the pleasant terraces to enjoy a drink and a bite to eat.