Surroundings: Wemeldinge, Zeeland
Flood museum Ouwerkerk
You should definitely visit the Flood Museum in Ouwerkerk. It gives you an impression of the flood disaster of 1953, which marked the history of Zeeland and the Netherlands. As a result of this disaster, the Deltaplan was developed. The southern part of the island Tholen suffered the most during the disaster, most people died in Stavenisse.
Deltapark Neeltje Jans
To avoid another flood disaster the Delta Works have been developed. Deltapark Neeltje Jans will give you an impression of the power of the sea. It’s not only about technique, there is a sea lion show, an aquarium and a water park as well. There is something for everybody. For both young and old.
Nickname of Goes: The shoppingcenter of Zeeland. Goes offers a wide variety of shops which are situated around the historic town center. Besides, Goes offers several galleries. Museum de Bevelanden is definitely worth a visit. At night you can visit one of the discotheques or bars and enjoy live music.
Arnemuiden is a fishing village from way back. The Delta Works forced the fishing fleet to move to amongst others Vlissingen. Would you like to become familiar with its history of fishing? Both the maritime centre and the historic shipyard Meerman are definitely worth a visit.
Tips and trips
- Goes Golf
- Pluktuin Bloemenzee
- Stoomtrein Goes Borsele
- De Hollandsche Hoeve