A Day Out

Looking for a fun day out? Kerkrade has a range of attractions and sights to see and experience. Have a close encounter with wild animals at GaiaZOO, expand your mind during a visit to the Discovery Museum or have a blast at the LeisureDome.

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Fancy a fun event, wonderful concert, or a fascinating guided tour? There’s always plenty to do in Kerkrade!


Did you know Kerkrade is a fun shopping destination as well? From the latest fashion to vintage and the cutest gadgets, you’ll find it all here!



Shop 7 days a week on the RodaBoulevard, visit the LeisureDome, or go to a Roda J.C. match! Perfectly accessible and free parking in front of the door. With more than 100,000 visitors a week for shopping, entertainment and good food and drink, the RodaBoulevard is a real hotspot.


Take a lovely stroll or bike ride through the town centre, or relax in the Anstel Valley and the Worm Valley. Green valleys, forests, and beautiful listed buildings abound. There are short and longer routes, so there’s always a route to your liking!


Cycling in Kerkrade

Making plans for the weekend? You might want to cycle along one of Bram Tankink’s routes. Come to Zuid-Limburg and #EnjoyKerkrade. Kerkrade is a bordercity in Zuid-Limburg and is mostly known for Roda JC Kerkrade, the World Music Contest, GaiaZOO, Rolduc Abbey and as European City Eurode, but more and more it’s also known for its greenery and hillsides.

Guided Tours

Would you like to know more about Kerkrade? Then book our guided History and Culture Tour of the town centre and learn about the tremendous transformation Kerkrade has undergone in recent years. Also, an expert guide can tell you unique stories about what happened in Kerkrade during the Second World War.

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