Whether you prefer royal highlights or the rich architecture of The Hague, the city has a lot to offer.
Grote MarktAmong inhabitants of The Hague there's probably no square more popular than the Grote Markt (Great Market). Not so much because of the many sights to see as because of the many jovial bars that can be found there. From the bar the Zwarte Ruiter [...] Continue reading about Grote Markt.
PleinWith a statue of Willem van Oranje in the middle of the Plein (Square) in The Hague, it's more than a location that can be bought on the board game Monopoly (the Dutch version). Surrounded by the stately building of the De Witte society (named [...] Continue reading about Plein.
Lange VoorhoutAlso the Lange Voorhout is fun to do while you're visiting The Hague. Not so much a park, but as a walking promenade with shell sand. The typical Linden trees on this promenade are actually the source of a Dutch verse ‘Liesje leerde Lotje lopen [...] Continue reading about Lange Voorhout.
WestbroekparkLet yourself be inspired by the hundreds of different roses and over 150 species of plants (including name tags) in the plant garden of the Westbroekpark in The Hague. Located in the borough Scheveningen and at walking distance from the beach, this might very well [...] Continue reading about Westbroekpark.
ZuiderparkThe Zuiderpark (Southern Park) is where you first of all are able to make a special trip past all the statues placed throughout it. Reason for the many statues was on the one hand because there was no more space in The Hague itself and [...] Continue reading about Zuiderpark.
The Hague being a city with a history that goes back to 1230 and the region being populated since 3000 before Christ, definitely has plenty to offer in when it comes to historical findings. These and more you can find in the many museums in The Hague during your day trip.
Escher in het PaleisAlmost everyone, young and old, has at some point in their life seen a work by M.C. Escher. The impossibilities that his paintings represent are so often mind boggling that people can hardly stop talking about them. Never ending stairs, apparent movement and other compositions [...] Continue reading about Escher in het Paleis.
Gemeentemuseum The HagueThere's no shortage of big names in the Gemeentemuseum (Municipal Museum) in The Hague. How about Picasso and Monet? The many galleries throughout the museum are filled with everything ranging from photography to paintings, fashion and Delftware. But what the museum is most known for [...] Continue reading about Gemeentemuseum The Hague.
Historical Museum of The HagueFor those visitors curious about the history of The Hague, there's plenty to discover in the Historical Museum of The Hague with its broad collection, diverse exhibitions and plenty of activities. The collections consist, among others, thousands of pieces like city views throughout the centuries, [...] Continue reading about Historical Museum of The Hague.
MauritshuisA must see during your day out in The Hague is the Mauritshuis (House of Maurits). This museum is where you encounter Dutch masters like Rembrandt and Vermeer and the building itself has existed already since the 17th century and has recently gone through a [...] Continue reading about Mauritshuis.
MuseonThe Museon in The Hague is where you'll discover anything ranging from nature to culture and technique. This museum that was founded in 1904 has the fixed collection Jouw wereld, mijn wereld (Your world, my world) with such an enormous diversity that you'll certain have [...] Continue reading about Museon.
The Mesdag CollectionWhile the Panorama Mesdag is already a sight in itself thanks to the size of the art piece, but that's not the only thing the sea painter Hendrik Willem Mesdag and his wife left behind. In the Mesdag Collection you discover, next to the works of [...] Continue reading about The Mesdag Collection.
While Scheveningen is not separate municipality, you can ask any local, they definitely don’t feel like inhabitants of The Hague. That’s why we’ve put together a separate list of must-visits in Scheveningen during your visit to The Hague.
Day trip from The Hague to Scheveningen continue reading