Outings spring break
10 x spring break getaways in Overijssel!
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It's that time again: spring break! The perfect time to make new memories together. But what to do during spring break? We would love to help you answer that question. We give you 10 tips with outings during spring break!
1. visiting museums
Are you a true museum lover? Visit a museum the spring break! And where better to do this than in Zwolle? As a Hanseatic city rich in history and culture, Zwolle has some real gems of museums and galleries. Your cultural heart will beat faster. The most visited museum Zwolle is undoubtedly Museum de Fundatie. This museum can be recognized by its special roof and is located on the Blijmarkt in Zwolle.
Opposite Museum de Fundatie you will find another museum, namely: the Herman Brood Museum. This museum in Zwolle is completely focused on the Zwolle-born artist Herman Brood. Taking the kids to a museum for a day? Then the Bakery Museum Hattem might be just the thing. In this museum near Zwolle you will learn all about the history of pastry and bread. During school vacations, fun activities are often organized, such as baking cookies and a scavenger hunt.
2. Evening out at the theater
Theater](https://www.touristserver.nl/img/243565-1666087945/C200X200/schouwburg_odeon_2.jpg)The theater is the destination for a great night out during spring break. With your parents, children, friends, partner or just by yourself: with the diverse range of theaters there is often a suitable program for every group.
In Zwolle you will find several theaters. Schouwburg Odeon is also called the cultural heart of the city. Theater de Spiegel is a large and stylish theater on Spinhuisplein. In addition, on the Blijmarkt in Zwolle, you will find the Filmtheater Fraterhuis. Filmtheater Fraterhuis offers a versatile program with a mix of public and artistic films.
3. Vintage shop till you drop
Vintage shopping has many advantages: it is better for the environment and for your wallet. In addition, it is of course great fun to browse around among all kinds of second-hand stuff. Zwolle has a number of fine vintage-hotspots for lovers.
Pay a visit to Stichting Kringloop Zwolle, the second-hand paradise for treasure hunters and people who like to watch their pennies. Or find your vintage Levi's 501, Dr. Martens or lammy coat at Finders Keepers Vintage. You can also find Appel & Ei, a second-hand clothing store, in Zwolle. And this was just a small sample of all the possibilities!
4. Relax in the wellness
Spring break is the perfect time to slow down. Treat yourself to a wonderful day of pampering at the wellness. Sometimes you just need to take a moment for yourself and schedule quality time.
Just outside Zwolle you will find a gem of a sauna, namely Sauna Swoll. This is the place to take a break for yourself. With a location in the middle of the meadows of Wijthmen, nothing can disturb your relaxing moment. Not up for a whole day at the spa, but ready for a moment for yourself? Then book a massage at Oikoa Massage Boutique. You can get relaxing and high-quality massages at here. As far as we are concerned, these are the better getaways during spring break.
5. Get out on the water!
Okay, it may not be tropical temperatures during spring break, but if we're lucky the sun is shining nicely. Time to embrace the first rays of sunshine of the year. And what better way to do this than by just being outside? Discover Zwolle from the water and rent a boat!
From the water you experience the Hanseatic city very differently. Enjoy the peace and quiet on the canals, contemplate the amazing architecture around you and maybe even make a stop for a snack or drink. Float around the center's canals or cruise a slightly longer distance. For example, beautiful places like Dalfsen, Ommen and Hasselt are also in the immediate vicinity of Zwolle.
6. Go to the movies
Fancy a relaxed outing in spring break? Pay a visit to the cinema. In Zwolle you can go to several places for a good movie: Pathé and Filmtheater Fraterhuis. Filmtheater Fraterhuis is, thanks to its small scale, a special cinema in the center of Zwolle. Expect a surprising programming that regularly features premieres and special screenings.
An outing during spring break that will make the kids incredibly happy is GlowGolfing. GlowGolf turns miniature golf into a whole new experience. Play on one of the indoor glow-in-the-dark miniature golf courses at GlowGolf Zwolle. The decor, which is illuminated with blacklights, gives you the feeling that you are in another world. Miniature golf has never been so spectacular!
8. Take a dip in a swimming pool
For example, visit "At Bubbels" in Stadshagen. Bij Bubbels features a heated pool for swimming laps. Or jump into the deep end at Hogeschool Windesheim. Swimming in Zwolle can also be done in the swimming pool De Vrolijkheid. Here you will find competition pools, a recreational pool and a toddler pool. The recreational pool has plenty of cool extras, such as a slide, whirlpools and diving boards. That will be a day full of fun!
9. A high tea to die for!
High tea]](https://www.touristserver.nl/img/145951-1583224112/C200X200/High+tea.jpeg) Plan a spring break getaway with your girlfriends or that one family member you haven't seen in way too long. Time to catch up! Experience quality time during a high tea in Zwolle. During a high tea you get the chance to catch up quietly, while enjoying delicious sweets. Scones, pastries, chocolates, sandwiches ... Sounds delicious, doesn't it!
You can have a high tea in a unique location at Brasserie het Vliegerhuys! As soon as you step into the brasserie, you'll be amazed. The 15th century building still has several authentic elements and above all a beautiful courtyard garden.
10. City trip to a new city
Last but not least: take a city trip to a new city during spring break! Walking, shopping, eating, visiting cultural hotspots and good company: the ingredients of a successful city break to Zwolle.
Within Zwolle's city canals and city walls, you will come across one hotspot after another. It already starts at the Sassenpoort. And also the Peperbus probably catches your eye. Did you know you can even climb it? Not to mention the many lunch spots, cafes or coffee bars. You will be welcomed hospitably and when the sun shines, it is great to linger at one of the terraces in Zwolle. In short: if you are looking for a spring break getaway in Overijssel, a city trip to Zwolle is a very good idea! See you soon.