National Archaeology Days



National Archaeological Days in the Netherlands

Have you always been curious about the rich history that is stored below the face of the earth? During the National Archaeology Days (Nationale Archeologiedagen) you’re welcome at various locations in the Netherlands to come and discover!

Whether you prefer a cycling route that passes a number of excavations, to learn how to recognize shards or actually put a shovel in the sand, the activities on the schedule are almost endless.

Also museums like the Schokland World Heritage Site and the National Museum of Antiquities contribute their part with archaeological exhibitions and tours that provide a view of the underground past. Discover quickly what activities are scheduled close by.

Video National Archaeology Days



Opening hours
Friday, October 12 - Sunday, October 14
All day


Official website of National Archaeology Days