Eethen is a village in the Dutch province of North Brabant. It is located in the municipality of Altena.

View of Eethen in July 2007
View of Eethen in July 2007
Coordinates: 51°43′51″N 5°3′10″E / 51.73083°N 5.05278°E / 51.73083; 5.05278
ProvinceNorth Brabant
 (1 January 2006)

Eethen was a separate municipality between 1923 and 1973. It was formed by the merging of the municipalities of Drongelen, Genderen, and Meeuwen, and became a part of Aalburg in 1973.[1]


  1. ^ van der Meer, Ad; Boonstra, Onno (2006). Repertorium van Nederlandse gemeenten 1812–2006 (PDF) (in Dutch). The Hague: Data Archiving and Networked Services (DANS) - Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences. ISBN 90-6984-495-8. OCLC 206151799. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2010-12-26. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

Coordinates: 51°43′51″N 5°03′11″E / 51.73083°N 5.05306°E / 51.73083; 5.05306