Welcome to the lovely city of Leerdam – the centre of Dutch glass production all the way back since 1765, and the home of Leerdammer cheese, which is enjoyed all over the world. Situated in the middle of the country along the Linge River, it is also a top spot for water sports!
Leerdam is famous as the centre of the Dutch glass industry. This legacy started with the opening of the city’s first glass factory in the 18th century and is still visible throughout Leerdam to this day.More information
Shop something beautiful in the shopping streets of Leerdam
Discover the most beautiful cycling and walking routes around Leerdam
Are you in Leerdam and do you want to know more about what there is to do? Visit the tourist office!
When visiting Leerdam, a boat trip on the Linge should not be missed. The nature along the Linge is beautiful in all seasons. There are various possibilities to discover the Linge and the beautiful surroundings. Get on the canal boat, rent a sloop or if you want to be sporty, opt for a sup or canoe trip.More information
Step inside the glassblower’s workshop at the National Glass Museum’s glass studio
Discover the most beautiful glass
The hidden gem of Leerdam
Book a cruise on the linge
Discover the unique underwater world up close without a wet suit!
Spend the night in an attractive B&B on the old city wall, an old post office, manor farm or a campsite in the greenery. There are various accommodation options in and around Leerdam.More information