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Interesting visit to a great piece of architecture in the heart of Utrecht

Ms. Drabbe gave us an excellent and detailed tour over the Van Schijndelhuis in one of the most... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2016
Säde K
Inspirational Architect

We have been truly inspired today by the architect Mart van Schijndel and his iconic home. We... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2016
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7 Aug 2017
“Freedom within the walls.”
11 Jul 2016
“Interesting visit to a great piece of architecture in the heart of Utrecht”
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The house that architect Mart van Schijndel designed for himself in 1992 is an urban oasis hidden away in the heart of the city. Since 1999 – the year in which the architect passed away – the Van Schijndel House was listed as youngest monument. It...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Pieterskerkhof 8 | Parkeren in Kruisstraat of Springweg parkeergarage, 3512 JR Utrecht, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

What a lovely house build in the very centre of Utrecht. Worth a visit if you like modern architecture. Van Schijndel worked on al details in this house himself. Especially the details show the beauty of the design. Go and visit!

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

Ms. Drabbe gave us an excellent and detailed tour over the Van Schijndelhuis in one of the most beautiful spots in Utrecht. The house tour was extremely interesting even for a person not too familiar with architecture. We were amazed by the level of detail...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Säde K
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We have been truly inspired today by the architect Mart van Schijndel and his iconic home. We never imagined that his home would be so full of awesome spaces and design features. Our visit today has been a real highlight of our trip to the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank ChristchurchStewarts
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Great example of Dutch Architecture. Hidden in a very quiet area. In the neigbourhood ofthe Domtower. It is NOT accessible at every moment. Try to inform before you try to visit.

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 12 October 2015

We were fortunate to have Natascha Drabbe give us a tour of the fabulous Van Schijndehuis earlier this month. It was one of the highlights of our trip to The Netherlands. If you appreciate modern architecture, this is a must see for its stunning and...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Debra S
Reviewed 17 August 2015

The Van Schijndel House is a hidden architectural treasure which I would highly recommend visiting. As an architect interested in contemporary residential design, I was especially eager to see the work of Mart van Schijndel. The house surprises and inspires, especially with the thoughtful and...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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panalex0112
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Accurate information about the possibility to book a guided tour can be found on the Iconic Houses website. It is possible to arrange a guided tour by appointment (max. 10 people). For more information you can contact... More
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