Around park: 8km
  1. Experience canal cruising
  2. 13 Museums
  3. Historic city centre

Visit historic Leiden

Always wanted to visit the city of Leiden? Vakantiepark Park Wijde is your ideal base for your visit to Leiden. In about fifteen minutes you are from our cozy, small-scaled holiday park in the city centre of Leiden. Leiden is known for its beautiful, historical city center with it's beautiful canal houses and lovely courts.

With no less than 13 beautiful museums within walking distance of each other, it has a beautiful, varied range of art, culture and nature. Some eye-catching museums worthwhile a visit:

During the holidays and weekends, there are many activities for children in the various museums.

Leiden, Nieuwe Rijn

Leiden

Leiden, de Burcht

Leiden de Burcht

Leiden city of discoveries

Did you know that the house where the famous Dutch painter Rembrandt was born is located in Leiden? And did you know that no less than nine American presidents, including former president Barack Obama, descend from the Pilgrims of Leiden?

The signature of our Dutch King Willem Alexander is immortalized in the 'sweat room' in the Academic Building after fullfilling his studies? A cruise through the canals of Leiden will show Leiden from a completely different angle. Leiden: a city that is worthwhile a visit, even in case of bad weather. Here you can enjoy a preview of your visit.