The 22 most beautiful sights and museums to visit in Den Haag

From visiting the Binnenhof to relaxing in the Haagse Bos and from sightseeing to exploring palaces. Experience the strong bond this court city has with the royal family. As for museums, there is also plenty of choice. Whether you love famous masterpieces, contemporary art, literature, photography or the history of The Hague. Save your favorite spots on your city guide and explore.

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The beautiful Peace Palace forms the beating heart of The Hague as a city of peace and justice. Events are organised regularly.

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Museum Bredius

Discover Abraham Bredius's beautiful private collection in this 18th century mansion. You can see art from Rembrandt van Rijn and Jan Steen among others.

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Panorama Mesdag

Always discover new details in the cylindrical painting of 14 meters high and a circumference of 120 meters made by Hendrik Willem Mesdag.

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Museum de Gevangenpoort

Discover what the cells used to look like and what criminals went through in the Museum de Gevangenpoort, located on the beautiful Hofvijver.

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Paleis Noordeinde

See the impressive Noordeinde Palace, which is the centre of The Hague and serves as the work palace of King Willem-Alexander.

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Nieuwe Kerk

This beautiful National Monument belongs to one of the oldest buildings in The Hague and enjoys a beautiful location in the city centre.

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The Mauritshuis and the Gallery Prince Willem V are pearls in The Hague. See world-famous works by masters such as Vermeer, Rembrandt and Jan Steen.

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Grote Kerk Den Haag

In the center of The Hague you can see the beautiful Grote Kerk. Where it used to serve as a church, today events are organized.

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Paleis Huis ten Bosch

During a walk through the Haagse Bos, see the Palace Huis ten Bosch where King Willem-Alexander and his family will live.

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Fotomuseum Den Haag

In the Fotomuseum Den Haag, let yourself be surprised by insanely beautiful photo art that comes from all kinds of disciplines, periods and genres.

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Museum Meermanno

Explore Museum Meermanno and see the impressive collection of books by Baron Van Westreenen van Tiellandt and Johan Meerman.

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Discover the scents, flavors and colours of Asian cultures in Chinatown. You will find plenty of nice eateries, restaurants and tokos.

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Escher in Het Paleis

Escher in the Palace amazes young and old with all kinds of extraordinary, insanely beautiful works of art that will amaze you.

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Gemeentemuseum Den Haag

For a unique, artistic experience, visit the Gemeentemuseum Den Haag where beautiful works by the world's greatest artists hang.

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The Square is the centre for demonstrations and demonstrations. You will see important buildings and the well-known statue of William of Orange.

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Haags Historisch Museum

In the Hague Historical Museum you will experience how the city of The Hague has developed, see beautiful cityscapes and special objects.

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Haagse Harry

Harry, a cartoon character drawn by Marnix Rueb, can be found as a statue in the middle of The Hague.

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During a day trip in The Hague, visiting the Binnenhof is definitely a part of it. For a beautiful view, take a look at the Hofvijver.

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Imagine yourself a scientist at the Museon, discover exciting exhibitions, touch everything with your hands and don't sit still!

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Oude Stadhuis

The striking, beautiful Old Town Hall is built in Renaissance style. Because houses used to be built close to each other, there is no square to be seen.

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Do you want to get to know the greatest Dutch literary heroes? The Museum of Literature is a treasure trove of important writers documents.

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Haagse Bos

Take a leisurely stroll through the historic Haagse Bos and see Palace Huis ten Bosch where Princess Beatrix has lived for a long time.

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