Guided tours


  • General
    General
    About the history ,the firework disaster and the rebuilding of Roombeek in Enschede
  • History
    History
    Emphasis on the industrial heritage. Roombeek was once the heart of the textile industry
  • Today
    Today
    Emphasis on the extraordinary architecture of this unique part of Enschede

 13th MAY 2000 – FIREWORK DISASTER

METAMORPHOSIS OF A NEIGHBOURHOOD

 Visit “Huis van Verhalen” (House of Stories) in Enschede for guided tours with the following themes:

  • General >learn about the history ,the firework disaster and the rebuilding of Roombeek
  • History > emphasis on the industrial heritage being the heart of the textile industry
  • Today > emphasis on the extraordinary architecture of this unique part of Enschede

The guided tour through Roombeek takes about 1.5 hours, but can be tailored to needs and preferences. Ample parking is provided nearby.

The House of Stories is a 10 minutes walk from the Rijksmuseum and only 5 minutes from museum TwentseWelle

We organise a guided tour every first Saturday of the month from 1.30pm onwards. Once a year this coincides with the Open Monumentendag (Heritage Day) No pre-booking required.

Costs: € 6.00, coffee/tea included. For pre-booked tours a minimum group of 4 is required.

For more information, please call us at +31 (0)53 431 6288 or email us at info@huisvanverhalenenschede.nl