Woerden is the capital of the Green Heart of Holland. The beating heart, where city and country meet one another. Where cows graze and cheese is made. A city where a unique and open country coincides with a contemporary and historic city centre.
Woerden is well located between the major cities in the western part of the Netherlands: Amsterdam, Rotterdam, The Hague and Utrecht. Both via road and rail these cities can be reached within 30 – 45 minutes.
Woerden is an ages old city that has its roots in Roman times. The area still holds castles from centuries ago and the city of Woerden still has an ancient ring canal surrounding the city centre. Woerden also offers a wide variety of shops, restaurants, sports clubs and cultural activities such as the Stedehuys museum, a music / dance / theater centre, as well as a cinema.