Here, the focus lies on a collection of stories of Halderberge’s past and present. It’s a combination of stories about heroes, icons or otherwise peculiar people who have influenced the development of the five towns within the municipality. It’s remarkable how much impact these components have had on the regional and sometimes even national culture and way of thinking.
An unbelievable dream came true in Oudenbosch Almost every village in Brabant has its own medieval church. Square tower, pointed roof and a cross. But not in Oudenbosch. That town has something different. Namely, the St. Peter’s Basilica. Like the one in Rome, but a tad smaller. So how on earth did that building end […]
The region flourished, thanks to Bovendonk In a monastery, things aren’t always as they seem at first glance. And this also goes for Bovendonk. There’s the building itself, to begin with. At first sight you would swear it’s symmetrical. But when you look closely, you’ll see this isn’t at all the case. A Cuypers’ prototype […]
Come eye to eye with classic aeroplanes in the Aviation Museum Often smaller museums offer most fun for families and the Aviation Museum Seppe is such a museum. Its collection is well-organised and varied, and capable of sparking children’s interest (and their parents’ energy). Impressive vessels Of course the museum is all about aeroplanes. The […]
Discover the best Brabant has to offer in Halderberge Halderberge lies right on the border of sandy and clay soils. Here, you’ll find one or the other or a mix of both. And they’re fertile soils. Of all the fruits and vegetables being grown in the Netherlands, those grown in Halderberge taste best. Taste the […]
How a poor guy conquers the sugar industry It’s the first thing you notice: that look in his eyes. Thoughtful, desicive, self-concious. Judging purely on appearance you can immediately tell that this is man who has left his mark. And that guess is right. For this is Jan Frederik Vlekke, the Steve Jobs of the […]
Meet the cheapest man of the 20th century In 1976, Henri Mastboom buys a new car: an Opel Kadett. And for the next 20 years, the protective plastic will be left over the seats. A spot can be depreciating, so he prefers to drive his car seated on crackling plastic. 20 years after his death, […]
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