These herd places were collective pasturelands for flocks of sheep.
The Monday during the funfair is called "Roze Maandag" (Pink Monday), and is primarily LGBT-oriented.
There are three railway stations within the municipality: Tilburg, Tilburg Universiteit and Tilburg Reeshof.
2000, except for a few remnants of its moat in the suburbs of Oisterwijk.
In the 14th century, Tilburg was proclaimed a manor; together with Goirle, it acquired the title of "The Manor of Tilburg and Goirle".
The century-old station building was replaced by the modern one.