Van Gogh Brabant

Vincent van Gogh was born and raised in North Brabant. He created his first masterpiece The Potato Eaters in North Brabant. It is where he painted most of his paintings. Start here to explore his homeland and visit the places and unique heritage centres you recognise from his letters, sketches, drawings and paintings. Come and walk in the footsteps of Van Gogh! 

Excursions

  • Van Gogh Village, Nuenen walk

    Walk in the footsteps of Vincent van Gogh! This route takes you, whether individually or with a guide, through the stunning countryside and past the heritage of Nuenen. Vincent van Gogh created almost a quarter of his total oeuvre in Nuenen, and it is where he painted his first masterpiece, ‘The Potato Eaters’.

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    Van Gogh Village, Nuenen walk
  • Van Gogh, Etten-Leur walk

    The Van Gogh Church highlights ‘the start of a career’. Here, in the Van Gogh Church, you see and hear how Vincent laid the foundations for his later masterpieces. Combine your visit with a great city walk during which you can also visit the Van Gogh wall!

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    Van Gogh, Etten-Leur walk
  • Van Gogh, Zundert walk

    Zundert is the place where Vincent van Gogh was born on 30 March 1853. In the Vincent van Gogh House memories of Vincent’s childhood are kept alive. It is easy to combine with a walk on the Oude Buisse Heide (heathlands).

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    Van Gogh, Zundert walk
  • Original Van Gogh paintings

    The Noordbrabants Museum is the only place in Brabant where you can see original paintings by Van Gogh. So, it is definitely worth visiting!

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    Original Van Gogh paintings
  • Museum Vincentre

    In the Vincentre museum, you experience the Nuenen of 1883, when Vincent van Gogh came to live here. The permanent exhibition enables you to learn about Vincent as an artist and person in an interactive way, and you see his development into a world-famous painter.

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    Museum Vincentre

Please contact us for the complete list of excursions and contact details.

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