Arts and Culture

Be surprised by the rich art and culture of Haarlem. Will it be a museum, the theater or a walk past historical monuments?

The artistic
soul of Haarlem

Haarlem is a paradise for art lovers, with a wide range of museums, galleries and cultural events. Immerse yourself in the city's artistic offerings and witness the interplay between tradition and innovation. Arts and culture in Haarlem truly embrace and celebrate the spirit of creativity. Here is a glimpse of what this enchanting city has to offer:

Haarlem is where
creativity thrives

Every day there is theater, music, dance or film. In fact, Haarlem has several theaters, cultural centers and a large pop venue. In Patronaat you can enjoy well-known and lesser-known acts and bands from all over the world. Philharmonie is Haarlem's concert hall. And for cabaret, theater and theater go to the Stadsschouwburg, housed in a beautiful building.


a rich history
Ontdek de rijke geschiedenis van Haarlem en haar vele monumentale panden en hofjes. Van middeleeuwse straatjes tot prachtige musea zoals het Frans Hals Museum en het Teylers Museum, deze stad biedt een schat aan cultureel erfgoed. Kom en geniet van de schoonheid van deze historische stad!

Discover Haarlem and
its rich history

Discover Haarlem's rich history and its many monumental buildings. From medieval streets to beautiful museums such as the Frans Hals Museum and the Teylers Museum, this city offers a wealth of cultural heritage.In the cellars of the City Hall - the heart of the city that has been there since the fourteenth century - you will discover everything about the history of Haarlem. For example, watch the animated film Vogelvlucht and see how the imposing Grote or St. Bavo Church was built, be transported to the glory days of Haarlem in the Golden Age and marvel at the development that residents of this monumental city have gone through over the centuries.

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Discover the enchanting Haarlem on Instagram! Follow us on Instagram and get carried away by the charm and versatility of this beautiful city. We regularly share breathtaking photos and videos that reflect Haarlem's rich history, cultural treasures and vibrant atmosphere.





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