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A beautiful building of an Unique character. Lovely situated on a pond. One of the most outstanding... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2018
Hilversum, The Netherlands
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Magnificent modern architecture from the famous Willem Dudok

This "piece de resistance" from Dudok is still used as residence for the city council and mayor... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Annemarie D
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Dudokpark 1, 1217 JE Hilversum, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

A beautiful building of an Unique character. Lovely situated on a pond. One of the most outstanding buildings in Hilversum.

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

This "piece de resistance" from Dudok is still used as residence for the city council and mayor. Yopu can pay a visit during the weekends ans climb the tower to have a beautiful view of the whole area surrounding Hilversum, known as Gooi and Vechtstreek....More

Thank Annemarie D
Reviewed 5 March 2018

On Dutch television, in a quiz, a week ago this Raadhuis has been named the most beatiful building in the Netherlands. I can say that I even worked in this Raadhuis for some years, and whitnessed the restauration of it many years ago. Because of...More

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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

What a standout Raadhuis! I walked around town and suddenly this great building in the sun surrounded by a small green park. This is what you call a city hall.

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Reviewed 5 December 2017

In a bespoke designed park the pinnacle of Dudok's architecture dominates the Hilversum skyline. Still in full use after 90 years, the design marks the creativity and consistency of one of the world's best architects, also responsible for many other design in and around Hilversum....More

Thank frankkD8926CB
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Raadhuis Hilversum by Dutch architect Dudok was designed in 1915 and can be visited inside as well.Situated in a green park with large ponds and surrounded by large villa's in traditional architecture 1880-1925.The building is similar to Gemeente museum Den Haag.

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

Just nice to look at building. Probably short tour inside. Especially during rainy Holland day. Also good to see mayor hall

Thank Slava S
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Only open to public on sunday, very informative and interesting to hear about the building and the architect.

Thank burgertrut
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Recently enjoyed a visit to this important sight. It's definitely worth a visit! Its free of charge and great in daytime as well as at night.

Thank CarolineBakker
Reviewed 20 December 2016

To look at this building and it's environment, amidtst of a parc that on itself gives you peace of mind, it is a real highlight in Hilversum, Holland. Architecht: Mr Dudok.

Thank R d
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