Due to its rich cultural program and unique geographic location close to Belgium and Holland, Aachen has lots to offer in the way of excursions. Additionally, the region has a broad cultural event program. One example of a program event is the “Across the Borders” cultural festival.
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Aachen is a very family-friendly city – apart from a large number of parks and playground in and around the city, Aachen offers a broad range of cultural events and activities, such as the "Family Sundays" of the museums. Photo: Thilo Vogel
For children and youths, Aachen has a lot to offer: child-friendly residential areas, a large number of playgrounds, football grounds, and sports facilties. Aachen has been awarded with the "family-friendly local authority" certificate.