Arnhem is the green and creative capital of the province of Gelderland. This bustling city has plenty to offer. You can shop for hours in the city centre and the Fashion Quarter (Modekwartier), enjoy the nightlife or explore the spectacular natural surroundings in one of the city's parks. You could spend the day at one of the top attractions, like Royal Burgers’ Zoo or the Holland Open Air Museum. These attractions draw millions of visitors every year and there’s something for everybody.
Arnhem is green
The city is located in the midst of spectacular green surroundings with the Veluwe national park on one side and the flood plains area on the other. In the city itself you will find impressive trees, delightful parks and magnificent country estates.
There are also many exceptional gardens and the beautiful green avenues in and around the city centre.
- Visit one of our beautiful parks and wander for hours
Arnhem is young
Arnhem is a vibrant university town, with an international and creative mindset! There are several universities of applied sciences. The largest are HAN, Van Hall Larenstein and ArtEZ Institute of the Arts. HAN also has it's own international business school located in Arnhem.
ArtEZ is one of the reasons for the numerous fashion ateliers in the city centre and the Fashion Quarter.
- With the right ambition you can achieve anything
Arnhem oozes culture
Arnhem offers a vibrant programme of arts and cultural activities. It is home to arts companies such as Introdans and the Gelders Orchestra. Performances are held regularly in the city’s magnificent theatre, the GelreDome stadium and a wide range of small theatres and venues.
- There's plenty to explore when you're studying in Arnhem