Assen and the surrounding area The surroundings of ‘t Huys van De Gouverneur are perfect for endless walks and bike rides.
A small selection from the many sights in and around Assen:

  • The Asserbos is a 5-minute walk from De Gouverneur
  • Theater de Nieuwe Kolk is almost opposite the house
  • The Baggelhuizerplas, a recreational lake with a beach
  • The Drents Museum is a 10-minute walk away
  • The TT circuit is 5 km away from De Gouverneur
  • The Traffic Park is also 5 km away from the house
  • Nature area BalloĆ«r field with sheep herd is located 5 km outside of Assen
  • Herinneringscentrum Kamp Westerbork 10 km away
  • Prison Museum Veenhuizen 15 km away, let yourself be locked up!
  • Museum village Orvelte is less than 20 km Assen
  • Groningen, cozy shopping city at 25 km and easily accessible
  • Wellness: Beautysauna Peize or sauna De Waterlelie are located in a radius of 20 km outside of Assen
  • The Noorderbegraafplaats, the oldest general cemetery in Assen

Of course we are happy to give you tips and there are many sites that you can view to get great ideas for when you are a few days in axles.