Historic Gouda

The magnificent Town Hall in the centre of Gouda is world-famous. To this day, this monument is the heart of the town. However, Gouda has more to offer! The historic and compact town centre has more than 300 monumental buildings. Most of the streets in the town centre remain unchanged since the middle ages and many old canals can still be seen.

During this historical guided tour, you will become acquainted with the finest and most important buildings in Gouda and your guide can tell you exciting stories about Gouda’s past. Your guide will take you to well known monuments such as the Cheese weighing house and St Johns Church, but also to less well known, but certainly no less interesting remains of the many religious houses and chapels that were once in Gouda.

Of course, Gouda’s famous products such as cheese, clay pipes, pottery and syrup waffles will not be overlooked. A guided tour of Gouda is the perfect way to learn about Gouda and its famous past.