De Walstraat (Walstreet) - Deventer
If you are looking for a special shopping experience, the Walstraat in Deventer is the perfect place to visit. This historic street is known for its unique and authentic shops, as well as its beautiful monumental buildings.
You won't find big chain shops here, but small-scale boutiques and speciality shops where you can find artisanal products. Whether you are looking for antiques, books, chocolates or handmade jewellery, you will find it all on Walstraat.
Every year in December, the Dickens Festival is also held in Walstraat and the Bergkwartier district. More than 950 characters from Charles Dickens' books are 'brought to life' and walk the streets in beautiful 19th-century costumes.
In short, feel like endlessly browsing along original gifts, souvenirs and other trinkets? Then Deventer's Walstraat is definitely worth a visit.