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The Historical Museum of The Hague is located in the historical heart of The Hague. The museum is housed in the former archery house of St. Sebastian's guild and dates from 1636. It is built on the spot of a gatehouse that was used by the civic...more
Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Korte Vijverberg 7, 2513 AB, The Hague, The Netherlands
Always interesting things to see here. This time the famous sea bath Scheveningen in passed times. The famous Kurhaus, the Boulevard, the other great hotels now vanished. To my astonishment I saw on a wall picture the Kurhaus with a Dutch flag on top and...More
An old palace, full of paintings,Dutch masterpieces!
A must for lovers of old Dutch masterpieces
Totally renovated a few years ago, spectacular example of Dutch architecture
Famous paintings,the bull of Paul's potter and the lady with the pearl earring of Vermeer
The permanent collection gives very good insight into the history and growth of The Hague. Of particular interest at the present time is a recently-opened exhibition prompted by the 200th anniversary of the opening of Scheveningen as a seaside resort. It offers fascinating insights into...More
This is museum is well worth a visit if you have time and tells the story of The Hague and some of its more famous inhabitants, one of which was a collector of dolls houses and their contents. Many of them are on display and...More
Smaller museum and somewhat limited in scope, but does give the historical overview of The Hague I was looking for...and was done on a very nice auido visual format. Some other supporting stuff around that will give you the overview you are probably wanting if...More
Not so crowded and provides a really interesting historical background of the Hague (as the name implies). Recommended if you have more than a few days to spend in the Hague and are interested in Dutch history.
A good tour around the museum takes about 2-3 hours. There are paintings, artifacts, photos and videos about the city trough time. The size of the museum was just perfket not too big and not too small.
Liselot V, Public Relations Manager at Historical Museum of The Hague, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018
Dear nikkischnei87, thank you for taking the time to review us. We hope to see you again in our museum!
Response from HHM_DenHaag | Property representative |
Dear Karen H,
Thank you for contacting us. Interesting to hear that your family name is Haag! We advice you to go to the municipal archives of The Hague or try the foundation Jewish Heritage The Hague. Unfortunately I... More
Dear Karen H,
Thank you for contacting us. Interesting to hear that your family name is Haag! We advice you to go to the municipal archives of The Hague or try the foundation Jewish Heritage The Hague. Unfortunately I cannot add URL's to this message, but if you google both organisations, you will find their websites.
Romy Meijer on behalf the Historical Museum of The Hague