ArchitecTOUR Heerlen

Calling all urbanism and architecture enthusiasts! Join us on our extensive tour of Heerlen, filled with interesting insights about both architecture and urbanism 🏙️✨

🌟 Kick off the day with an insightful introduction from Stadsregio Parkstad Limburg, setting the stage for a deep dive into Heerlen’s architectural treasures and rich urban background.

🌜 Explore the avant-garde Maankwartier with its designer, artist Michel Huisman, unraveling the artistic brilliance and innovative design that define this iconic space which combines architecture and urbanism.

🏛️ Join Mecanoo architect Luuk van Wijlick and City Alderman (Wethouder) Casper Gelderblom on an exclusive tour of Heerlen’s brand new City Hall, gaining insider perspectives on its architectural nuances. This will provide you with important and useful insights into the design of this building, combining the perspective of user and designer and highlighting the importance of cultural heritage.

📸 Besides the tours we will also walk around the city and look at the most important buildings that inspired many famous Dutch architects, such as Wiel Arets, Francine Houben and Jo Coenen. Free lunch and vlaai will be included!

Seize this opportunity to connect with like-minded peers, engage with professionals, and deepen your understanding of urbanism and architecture in Heerlen! 🖤🤍🏰