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Groningen Netherlands

Groningen Netherlands
Groningen - The Netherlands
Groningen Netherlands
Hotels in Groningen, The Netherlands
The city of Groningen lies in the north of The Netherlands in the province with the same name, Groningen. The city is capital of this province. The city has a population of about 180,000 inhabitants.

The city houses the Groningen University and has a large student population, making it a vibrant city with a good nightlife.

In 1994 the "Groninger Museum" was opened, designed by the famous architects Mendini, Himmelblau and Starck. It is a modern building and the museum houses expositions of mostly modern art.

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