There are no fewer than 23 locations, objects and monuments in Nuenen that remind us of Van Gogh. 

“Did Van Gogh really stand here, on this very spot?”, asks an incredulous visitor to the guide. “Yes, he really stood here. And he did so while making this painting”, replies the guide.

The visitor tries to comprehend this. “Wow” is the only thing he can say. It touches him. What an experience!



We have a short walking tour of Nuenen, intended mainly for children and their (grand)parents.
This will help you explore the many Van Gogh monuments in Nuenen on foot. 

What Vincent van Gogh said about Nuenen...

"And reality sometimes comes very close to the Brabant that one has dreamt…"

Letter 446 - Arrival in Nuenen, 15 May 1884