Utrecht University Lustrum Location-Based City Exploration


Project duration: 2021 - 2021 Website Contact

Urban History Archive Museum Digital Tourism Digital Cultural Heritage Photos

In Utrecht, history is everywhere. Do you want to stroll through the Utrecht of the sixteenth or seventeenth century? Discover the ancient Roman castellum that once stood in place of the Domplein? Utrecht Time Machine brings back times long gone and places them in the midst of our world. With Utrecht Time Machine, we want to bring the history of Utrecht to life for everyone, in the places where it happened. Long before the time of the Romans Utrecht was the stage on which numerous historic events occurred — what if you could dig up these moments with your smartphone? And so discover the story behind these finds yourself?

Project partners

Lead partners

Other partners

  • Het Utrechts Archief
  • Gemeente Utrecht
  • Centraal Museum Utrecht
  • Utrechts Monumenten Fonds
  • Oud-Utrecht

With financial support by