Museums

Mauritshuis

The Mauritshuis houses the Royal Cabinet of Paintings and is a museum in The Hague, with mostly paintings from the Golden Age. There are also some masterpieces from the 18th century. The now privatized and relatively small museum has a world famous collection totaling 800 paintings, which come well into their own in this extraordinary interior. The architecture ...

Korte Vijverberg 8, Den Haag
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Art Museum The Hague

The collection of Modern Art of the Municipal Museum offers an overview of Dutch art since the beginning of the 19th century, complemented with quintessential examples of art which developed in other countries in that same period. Collection cores are: The Hague School, the Symbolism around 1900, the artists around 'De Stijl' and the 'Bauhaus' and Expressionism. The ...

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Museon

The exhibitions and activities in the Museon are about mankind and the world. How was planet earth created, when did the dinosaurs roam the earth, what did the first humans look like, where does our energy come from. Aside from various exhibitions, the Museon hosts a permanent exposition: 'Your World, My World'. This exhibition shows how current human life and the cultural ...

Stadhouderslaan 37, Den Haag
tel. +31 703 381 338
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Museum voor communicatie

If you can't stop looking at your mobile phone you might be addicted to communication. But you're not alone. The Hague's COMM Museum voor communicatie invites you to explore the benefits and dangers of modern-day communication via interactive exhibits, talks, exhibitions! Want to know what your life would be like without the internet? Even if the answer is no, the enlightening COMM ...

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Prison Gate

The Prison Gate depicts the story of crime and punishment throughout the centuries. Just like the Tower of London and the 'Conciergerie' in Paris, in a century-old prison. That makes this museum so special. You'll walk in the shoes of the prisoners.

Buitenhof 33, Den Haag
tel. +31 703 460 861
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Fotomuseum Den Haag

Whether you're a serious snapper or Instagram dabbler, there's loads to love at the Hague's museum of photography. It's packed with special exhibitions celebrating the past, present, and future of picture-making, with a varied mix of classic and contemporary artists in constant rotation. The development (no pun intended) of photography revolutionized the way we see and think about art. ...

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Escher in Het Paleis

Napoleon used to spent the night here, but today Palace Lange Voorhout is renamed as Museum Escher in 'Het Paleis'. Let yourself be fooled by attractions such as a waterfall, where the water seems to flow up, and Day and Night; where birds sprout from the Dutch meadows. In a virtual reality program, you really won't believe your eyes! Put on your sound and vision ...

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Mesdag Collectie

See masterpieces of art at the Mesdag Collection in The Hague and marvel at the private collection of Hendrik Willem Mesdag, a leading artist of The Hague School. From the age of 35, Mesdag devoted himself to painting. The former businessman specialized in marine paintings and his famous "Panorama van Scheveningen" can be seen in ...

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Panorama Mesdag

Panorama Mesdag is a cylindrical painting, more than 14 meters high and 120 meters in circumference. The vista of the sea, the dunes and Scheveningen village was painted by one of the most famous painters of The Hague School, Hendrik Willem Mesdag. It is the oldest 19th century panorama in the world in its ...

Zeestraat 65, Den Haag
tel. +31 703 106 665
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Museum Beelden aan Zee

On the promenade of Scheveningen is the 'Beelden aan Zee' (Sculptures by the Sea) Museum located. This museum is built around the 'Paviljoen de Witte', about 200 meters/yards away from the beautiful Kurhaus. The museum features, as the only museum in the Netherlands, only sculptures. The emphasis of this museum ...

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Meermanno

An epicenter for bibliophiles. They'll definitely return to this museum residence of this 19th century collector lord Van Westreenen. For all medieval handwritten books, and fine examples of early printing techniques. Or for one of the temprorary exhibitions about modern book art and typography.

Prinsessegracht 30, Den Haag
tel. +31 703 462 700
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Louwman Museum

Steer your way to this purpose-built museum in the Hague and discover the ride of your life (or at least the one you wish you had!) There are over 250 amazing antique cars in The Louwman Museum, all collected by two generations of the car-crazy Louwman family. A must-see for car lovers, The Louwman Museum in the Hague will fascinate and amaze anyone interested in the history of ...

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Muzee Scheveningen

In Muzee Scheveningen you can see what lives in the sea. But also how people used to live as fishermen in the old fishing village. Nature and culture, brought together under one roof. Discover how people used to live aboard a fishing boat and descend into the frigid darkness of the deep sea. Muzee ...

Neptunusstraat 90-92, Scheveningen
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Naturalis

Naturalis (National Museum of Natural History) presents a museum full of nature. Among fossils dating back millions of years are two dinosaurs, a 9-meter long mosasaurus, an ancient horse and a mammoth. Exhibited apes, beasts of prey, butterflies, beetles, fish, birds, plants, minerals and rocks display the amazing variety of nature. In the “'Kijkje Aarde” (A Look at Earth) action ...

Darwinweg 2, Leiden
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Haags Historisch Museum

Korte Vijverberg 7, Den Haag
tel. +31 703 646 940