Hoorn is a city and municipality in the northwest of the , in the province of . It is the largest town and the traditional capital of the region of West Friesland.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a museum of regional history established in the Dutch city of Hoorn. Photo: Dqfn13, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: Michiel1972, Public domain.

Art gallery
Photo: Dqfn13, CC BY-SA 3.0 nl.

Railway station
Hoorn is the main railway station of the town of Hoorn, . Photo: T Houdijk, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a former municipality and a town in the , in the province of . is situated 4½ km northwest of Hoorn. Photo: Dolfy, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village in the northwest , in the province of and the region of West Friesland.

is a town in the . It is located in the municipality of Hoorn, the province of and the region of West Friesland. Photo: Muriel32, Public domain.


52.6533° or 52° 39' 11.8" north
5.0736° or 5° 4' 24.9" east
Open Location Code
2 metres (7 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 240767902
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Hoorn
  • Albanian: Hoorn
  • Arabic: Hoorn
  • Arabic: هورن
  • Aragonese: Hoorn
  • Armenian: Հորն
  • Asturian; Bable: Hoorn
  • Basque: Hoorn
  • Breton: Hoorn
  • Bulgarian: Хорн
  • Catalan: Hoorn
  • Cebuano: Gemeente Hoorn
  • Chinese: Hoorn
  • Chinese: 荷恩
  • Chinese: 霍伦
  • Croatian: Hoorn
  • Czech: Hoorn
  • Danish: Hoorn
  • Dutch: Gemeente Hoorn
  • Dutch: Hoorn (Noord-Holland)
  • Dutch: Hoorn
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: هورن
  • Esperanto: Hoorn
  • Estonian: Hoorn
  • Faroese: Hoorn
  • Finnish: Hoorn
  • French: Hoorn
  • French: Horn
  • Frisian: Hoarn
  • Gallegan: Hoorn
  • German: Hoorn
  • Greek: Χόορν
  • Hebrew: הורן (עיר)
  • Hebrew: הורן
  • Hungarian: Hoorn
  • Icelandic: Hoorn
  • Indonesian: Hoorn
  • Irish: Hoorn
  • Italian: Hoorn
  • Japanese: ホールン
  • Javanese: Hoorn
  • Kalaallisut: Hoorn
  • Komi: Хорн
  • Korean: 호른
  • Kurdish: Hoorn
  • Letzeburgesch: Hoorn
  • Limburgish, Limburger, Limburgan: Hoorn
  • Lithuanian: Hornas
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Hoorn
  • Macedonian: Хорн
  • Malay (generic): Hoorn
  • Min Nan Chinese: Hoorn
  • Norwegian: Hoorn
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Hoorn
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Hoorn
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Hoorn
  • Persian: هورن
  • Polish: Hoorn
  • Portuguese: Hoorn
  • Romanian: Hoorn
  • Russian: Хорн
  • Saterfriesisch: Hoorn
  • Scots: Hoorn
  • Serbian: Хорн (Холандија)
  • Serbian: Хорн
  • Serbo-Croatian: Hoorn
  • Slovenian: Hoorn
  • Spanish: Hoorn
  • Swahili (generic): Hoorn
  • Swedish: Hoorn
  • Tatar: Һорн
  • Thai: โฮร์น
  • Turkish: Hoorn
  • Ukrainian: Горн
  • Venetian: Hoorn
  • Volapük: Hoorn
  • Waray (Philippines): Hoorn
  • Welsh: Hoorn
  • Wu Chinese: 霍伦
  • Zeeuws: Hoorn

Other Places Named Hoorn

  • Village in South Holland, Netherlands
  • Village in Texel, North Holland
  • Village in Terschelling, Friesland
  • Suburb in Germany
  • Quarter in Alphen aan den Rijn, South Holland
  • Village in Groningen, Netherlands

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