Emma District fun facts
The Nieuwe Emmasingel is the newest shopping street of the city center. Trendy hotspots like Hutspot, Vielgut and Ace & Tate moved in.
In the Lichttoren (light tower), Philips's light bulbs were tested for life hours. This made the iconic building light up 24 hours a day.
The Bruine Heer (Admirant) used to be the Philips headquarters and was inspired by the famous Larkin Building of American architect Frank Lloyd Wright.
A brook called ‘De Gender’ flows right under the Emmasingel.
The coolest Sissy-Boy of the Netherlands is located in the characteristic Blob. Did you know that the interior of this store comes from Eindhoven's top designer Piet Hein Eek?