From the Golden Age to contemporary.
Haarlem is bursting with museums and
galleries. You can even find the oldest
museum of the Netherlands.

more than ten museums

Marvel at the treasures of science, go back to the Golden Age or surround yourself with contemporary art. With more than ten different museums, Haarlem offers art and culture for everyone. There is also plenty for children to discover.

In Haarlem's museum district, De Heiliglanden, you will find a number of fine museums and galleries, such as the Frans Hals Museum and the Verwey Museum on the history of Haarlem. This museum is also open on Mondays, as is museum windmill De Adriaan, located on the banks of the Spaarne River. 

Not to be missed is the Teylers Museum, the first and oldest museum in the Netherlands. This is where art and science meet. Also internationally known is Museum of the Mind. Recently named European Museum of the Year 2022. A must-visit therefore! 

Especially don't skip the smaller museums, such as the Round Organ Museum. On Sundays, admission is free. Interested in architecture? The ABC Architecture Center is the stage for architecture and urban planning of Haarlem and its surroundings.

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