Architecture Day 2018 on Saturday, 2 June offers a unique opportunity to visit striking buildings in The Hague which are not usually open to the public. The theme of this year’s national event is ‘City of Unlimited Knowledge’, which will show how the knowledge economy is enlivening the city.
Free running on Architecture Day
Architecture Day gives all those interested in architecture the opportunity to experience and explore the rich architectural heritage of The Hague. Take a look inside exceptional buildings which are otherwise closed to the public.
During the free architecture tours, professional guides and architects will present information about the architectural design and history of the various buildings. Some of these tours are in English and some are bilingual. You can also take part in one of the many activities, such as films, lectures, boat tours and demonstrations or join a guided city walk or bike tour.
In The Hague you can visit the following locations on Saturday, 20 May. Please note that some tours need to be reserved in advance and many tours will be available in English.
Architecture Day 2018 will be held from 10.00 to 16.00 hrs. on Saturday, 2 June at participating locations in The Hague. Fine the full programme and English tours here: http://www.dvda-denhaag.nl/programma/
Admission to the buildings and the tours are free of charge; however, some tours require advance registration. Guided tours can be arranged at the Central Information Point in the Wijnhaven building at Leiden University, Campus The Hague (Turfmarkt 99). There is a charge for the films and boat tours.
For a list of locations open to the public on Architecture Day and to sign up for tours, visit the website of Dag van de Architectuur.