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Martinikerkhof 1, 9712 JG Groningen, The Netherlands
+31 50 311 1277
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Martinikerkhof 1, 9712 JG Groningen, The Netherlands
+31 50 311 1277
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very large church in the centre of the city, magnificent organ, painted ceilings. Peaceful atmosphere.

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the centre of the city the old tower. Nice to walk to the top where you have a beautiful view over the city.

Thank Bert B
Reviewed 13 January 2018

You can get a coin at the tourist office just across the street (VVV-kantoor). Insert the coin and you can begin the steep climb of this landmark. The view is very nice, you can see the town hall and basically get a nice overview of...More

Thank BramBlomLlama
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

It's located diagonal opposite the visitor centre (VVV). There isn't any cashier or info at the entrance. You need to pay €3pp at the VVV centre in exchange for a token to be insert into a rotating steal gate at the bottom of the tower...More

1  Thank WaegemakersChin
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The old grey one (as we locals call it) is an interesting one to look at from down below, but be sure to go into the tower and walk all the way to the top. It's a bit of a climb and a bit of...More

1  Thank Jessie P
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

It's nice to climb up the Martinitoren. But be aware, when you go through the gate there'song way to go, to get to the top. No elevator, but windy stairs of stone. Not the comfortable ones, but those middle ages ones. By the time you...More

Thank Michiel H
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Centrally located highest tower in Groningen. The climb to the top was a bit difficult, but the photos we took from the top made it worth our while.

Thank bonsi7
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Great to go there if you like views over the whole city :) be careful on the steps there though, they're quite steep

Thank Olka W
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The last week I came here to Groningen to visit a friend of mine. It was the first time here. We went up the Martinitoren. You can see the whole city and the panorama is fantastic!

Thank mdammler
Reviewed 31 October 2017

It is definitely one of the most important landmarks of the town with a wonderful history. you can call it also a sport sightseeing because you have to climb so many stairs to get the to top but it worth a try. once you get...More

Thank jahangir e
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