Utrecht Lumen
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Utrecht Lumen

Utrecht Lumen is light art route through the historical city center of Utrecht. The works of light art are created by the most renowned national and international light artists in the world. Follow the trail of light, Utrecht Lumen discover the city from a new perspective. Buildings, bridges and even alleys are transformed into a spectacle of light.

  • Discover Utrecht from an entirely different perspective.
  • Walk past historic sites, buildings and facades.
  • Utrecht Lumen is open year-round.
Domplein 9
3512JC Utrecht
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Light Art Route through Utrecht

Utrecht Lumen gives you a new view on the city. The light art route leads you along all kinds of streets, objects, canals and structures. You’ll also learn more about the city and historical events from the past.

Utrecht Lumen offers visitors a new perspective of Utrecht. These works of art shine a special light on its history, the residents and the function or symbolism of particular buildings or locations. Other artworks lead to surprising places that are off the beaten track or that you might easily have missed during the daytime.

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Discover the city in the dark

You can book a tour with a guide along artistic light installations. Prefer to spot these hidden gems yourself? Be inspired, create your own light itinerary and see the works of art before they disappear into the daylight. Utrecht Lumen is open 7 days per week during the evenings.

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