When a 28-year-old Vincent van Gogh gave up on becoming an art dealer, a teacher and a preacher in 1881, he registered as an artist, right here in Etten-Leur. Explore the Van Gogh Church in Etten-Leur and see his story told in animation, stained-glass windows, and even a clock tower!
Find out why Etten-Leur was the turning point in the life of Vincent van Gogh!
Come see the place where the innovative artist (1853-1890) sowed the seeds of his influential career, a story told in the stained-glass windows of the Van Gogh Church. Even the clock tower has a Van Gogh timeline!
Watch an animated film in the church and see the original pulpit of his father, Theodorus van Gogh.
Elsewhere in Etten-Leur, you can wander the cemetery, visit the Van Gogh Petit Cinema and the Information Center, and even take a Van Gogh themed walk through all his favorite haunts.
Show your smartphone ticket at the Etten-Leur Cityshop on Markt 4, then proceed to the church.
|Sunday||13:30 - 17:00|
|Wednesday||13:30 - 17:00|
|Thursday||13:30 - 17:00|
|Friday||13:30 - 17:00|
|Saturday||13:30 - 17:00|
Tickets for The Van Gogh Church Etten-Leur