Art and design shopping in The Hague
Art and antiques shops
The Hague is first and foremost the sophisticated government city of Holland. However, the city also stimulates creativity and does a great deal to support culture and the arts. Partly as a result of this you will find many special exhibitions and art and antiques shops here. So if you are looking for the best in art, the greatest exhibitions and innovative design, we have some very good addresses for you.
Noordeinde: Unique district embracing the Royal Palace. Here you will find renowned art galleries, exclusive antiques shops, and jewellery shops. Go here for contemporary design as well as classical masters...
Neeltje Twiss (Denneweg 10): This beautiful building houses a broad collection of modern art, antiques and decorative objectives in several price classes.
Livingstone Gallery (Anna Paulownstraat 7a-b): Contemporary art gallery that gives young talents the opportunity to exhibit their work. Here you will find many paintings, sculptures and drawings of international quality.
Galerie Maurits van de Laar (Herderstraat 6): Extraordinary work that showcases an experimental, contrary style. This gallery regularly organises figurative paintings and special artist installations or projects.
Chiefs en Spirits (Prinsestraat 49): Specialist art gallery focusing on art from around the world. Here you will find many paintings and sculptures, mainly of African origin.
Art and antiques market
From the middle of May to the middle of September, every Thursday and every Sunday is antiques market in the centre of The Hague! It's heaven for aficionados of antiques, curiosities, books, old prints and paintings. Riffle through a box of original post cards while a street organ plays typically Dutch sonds in the background. Amble past stalls, breathe in the unique atmosphere of this market, and look forward to bringing home some wonderful souvernirs.
During summer: from mid-May to mid-September, Thursdays and Sundays, 10.00 - 18.00.
Address: Korte Voorhout
During winter, the art and antiques market is held on Het Plein square on Thursdays, 10.00 - 18.00. "