Facts & figures about The Hague

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Facts & figures about The Hague

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Museums

Mauritshuis Royal Cabinet of Paintings: exquisite Golden Age showcase for top Dutch and Flemish masters.

The Municipal Museum offers a stunning collection of contemporary art, among which the world's largest collection of paintings by Mondriaan.

Attractions

Delft, the famous mediaeval town of tiles and pottery, is a mere fifteen minutes' tram-ride from The Hague city centre.

Madurodam miniature city: the bird's eye view of Holland's most famous features. Panorama Mesdag: painted panorama of Scheveningen (1881). 

Place of interest

Parliament Buildings and Peace Palace.

Excursion

Royal Delft factory where you can make your own Delft tile.

Events

North Sea Jazz Festival: exuberant simultaneous performances on 14 different podiums by musicians from around the world. Each summer during three months, the city's most prestigious square offers visitors a splendid open-air sculpture exhibition with works from top artists from all over the world.

Figures

Number of rooms in 3* hotels: 1,627
Number of rooms in 4* hotels: 3,708
Number of rooms in 5* hotels: 634

Distance to Amsterdam: 45 km
Distance to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport: 35 km
Distance to Rotterdam - The Hague Airport: 20 km
Largest venue: World Forum
Capacity of largest auditorium: 2,160 pax