is a village in the municipality of Wijchen
, in the Dutch
province of Gelderland
. It is located on the Meuse
, about 15 km west of Nijmegen
. It is well known for the remains of a medieval fort in the center of the town.
The town gained cityrights in the 14th century, although it only has a population of about 650 today
Until 1984, Batenburg was a separate municipality.