Things to do

Art and more art

When it comes to art lovers, they will be in their element in Almelo. Almelo has over fifteen galleries with diverse collections and artists. Modern, abstract, realistic, bronze sculptures, watercolors and sculptures.

Almelo has many galleries, including 'Het Baken', 'Lads' and the Art hall Hof 88. You will also find sveral galleries in the Doelstraat that are worth to visit. Do not forget to visit Gallery and Sculpture Park Groeneveld. Here you can find the largest statue collection of the Netherlands. The park is beautifully landscaped and has an impressive range of work by various sculptors. There is also a spacious gallery with paintings, objects and other small images.

Every first Sunday of the month there is the activity 'Kunststappen' (Art Steps). With 'Kunststappen' all galaries will open their doors between 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm.

Art Route Almelo
In Almelo you can find the so called 'Art Route'. It is a trail that passes inspiring, remarkable, challenging art objects in public space. Like Albert Einstein already said it; Logic will bring you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.