Sloten (Sleat)

Discover Sloten, its surroundings and the Slotermeer

Sloten (or Sleat as we say in Friesland) is the smallest Elfsteden town in Friesland. This walled mini-city is also called sipelstêd (Frisian for onion city) thanks to the unique shape of an onion. A recurring event is the pleasant annual market on Sipelsneon, or onion Saturday. Discover all the treasures of Sloten by taking a city walk. Discover the Flour Mill, bastions, gates and the monumental merchant houses. Below you will find all information about your visit to Sloten and what you should not miss. Don't forget to discover the surrounding villages and the Slotermeer. Plan your visit to Sloten today!