As a lively university city, Groningen has the youngest average population in the Netherlands. It has a long and turbulent history, which becomes evident from the historic warehouses, courts and buildings. Groningen is also a city with nerve, with the most numerous examples of innovative architecture within its boundaries. In addition, it was once proclaimed the city with the best city centre in the Netherlands because of its charm. Experience all of this and explore Groningen!
The Wadden Sea is a natural area between Den Helder in the Netherlands and Esbjerg in Denmark. The northern part of the Province of Groningen is directly connected to the Wadden Sea. It is such a unique natural environment that the entire Wadden Sea was desclared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2009.