Statue Swiebertje - Oudewater
The outdoor shots of the popular TV-series Swiebertje were mostly recorded in Oudewater. When field guard Bromsnor locked him in prison, he was locked in the basement of the former town hall, a 16th-century gem. Joop Doderer played the role of the sympathetic vagrant from 1955 to 1975. As soon as he put on the shapeless hat, he becomes Swiebertje.