Discover the 8th city of ‘Holland’
Gorinchem, which was likely settled in the 11th century, grew to become the 8th city of the County of Holland. Gorinchem’s rich history is still reflected in its many preserved heritage structures, warehouses, ‘townhouses’ and other buildings. Discover the 8th city of ‘Holland’. Take a 3.5km self-guided walk and get an insider’s view of Gorinchem’s highlights and its history spanning ten centuries. You can buy the self-guided city walk booklet at the VVV tourist office.