The Hague is a city on the North Sea coast of the western Netherlands. The city boasts many monuments and trendy hotels and serves as a political center. The government of Holland is located in the historic Gothic-style Binnenhof complex, and the King’s office is in the 16th-century Noordeinde Palace. The city is also home to the U.N.’s International Court of Justice. In addition, you can visit captivating art museums and enjoy high-end shopping. A short ride will get you from the city center to Scheveningen and Kijkduin, where you can enjoy a great beach.
Half to Full day
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The Hague, Netherlands
Dutch (official language), Frisian is spoken in the northern province of Friesland. English, German and French are widely spoken.
Babies, Kids, Teens, Adults, Seniors
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Museum Beelden aan Zee
Hidden in the Scheveningen dunes, like a jewel in the sand, lies the Beelden aan Zee museum (‘Sculptures by the Sea’). Beelden aan Zee museum in the Scheveningen district of The Hague, founded in 1994 by the sculpture collectors Theo and Lida Scholten. The museum focuses exclusively on contemporary sculpture.
SEA LIFE Scheveningen
SEA LIFE Scheveningen is a must for a day out with the kids. The aquarium gives you a unique glimpse into the amazing underwater life in our oceans. See various sea creatures, including sharks, rays, turtles, penguins, piranhas, and many more.
Prison Gate Museum
Have you ever seen the inside of an ancient prison? Have you met the jailer, the executioner, or the judge? Face to face with a guillotine? Experience the story of crime, trial, and punishment. From the past, but also from now!