St. Steven's Tower

Our guide will give you a tour through the centuries-old St. Steven's Tower and tell the history through the climb to the Trans. Upstairs you have a beautiful view of Nijmegen and surroundings.
Gilde Nijmegen has special rates for schools, see costs.

In the months of April to October.
Every Monday morning 11 am - 1 pm. You could then visit the Carillonneur between 11 am - 12 pm.
Every Wednesday, Saturday and 1st Sunday of shopping of the month from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

April 13 Easter Monday: 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
April 27 King's Day: 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
May 5 Liberation Day: 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.
May 21 Ascension: 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.
June 1 Whit Monday: 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Four-day week
Sunday July 14: 1 pm - 4 pm
Monday July 15: 11am - 5pm

Heritage Days
14 and 15 September: 11 am - 5 pm

The bell ringers will ring the bell manually on the following days:
May 21, 1:30 p.m., death of Catherine of Bourbon, Duchess of Gelre, on May 21, 1469
July 9, 1.30 p.m., Opening of the St. Steven's Tower after the rebuilding of the collapsed tower July 9, 1953
August 3, 1:30 p.m., Feast Day of St. Stephen, First Martyr of Christianity, August 3
September 7, 1.30 p.m., Blessing of St. Stevens Church by Albertus Magnus Auxiliary Bishop of Cologne on September 7, 1273
December 23, 1:30 p.m., death of Geert van Wou on December 23, 1527

Before ringing the bell, the bell ringer tells about the origin of the belringing.


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