The New Church's tower is the second highest in the Netherlands. It has twice been set alight by lightning strikes, and was used by scientists to test the theory of gravity. It is open to the public.

Climbing the tower
The New Church's tower offers a perfect view across Delft and its surroundings. In good weather, you can easily see Rotterdam and The Hague from the top of the 85 metre tower. To climb the tower, you must buy a token from the New Church.

Physical fitness
The tower has 376 steps and reaches a height of 85 metres, so it is only appropriate for visitors with good physical fitness. There is no lift. The tower itself has a total height of 108.75 metres. Go to visitor information for current prices and other terms and conditions.


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