Relief of Groningen at the UG
|Sa 26-08-2023 11:00 - 16:00
|Academy Building, Broerstraat 5
In honour of the Relief of Groningen, the UG opens her doors on Saturday 26 August. Come and take a look in the Academy Building and learn more about the Relief of Groningen and how the city was defended against “Bommen Berend” in 1672.
Attend a flash lecture, take a look at an interactive map of the siege of Groningen, listen to a podcast about the Relief of Groningen, or join a workshop on microhistory.
Emerge yourself into the history of the Relief of Groningen while enjoying a nice cup of coffee or tea. You can also buy a bowl of real Groningen mustard soup, a local specialty!