Voorburg Archives - Museumnacht Den Haag

Huygens’ Hofwijck

Constantijn Huygens (1596-1687) was a fascinating, versatile man. Counselor of the princes of Orange and in his spare time a skilled practitioner of art and science. You can admire the life and works of Huygens at Hofwijck, the partly beautifully preserved country estate in Voorburg. Constantijn Huygens had Hofwijck constructed according to his own design, … Continued

Huygens’ Swaensteyn

Museum Huygens’ Swaensteyn is the house of history, art and culture in Voorburg and Leidschendam. The museum is established in the Notary house in the Herenstraat, one of the oldest buildings in the historical centre of Voorburg. The Museum presents at least two temporary exhibitions a year. The Romans, Forum Hadriani and the extraordinary life … Continued

Kunstuitleen Voorburg

In the narrowest building in Voorburg you can borrow art for more than 40 years. Kunstuitleen Voorburg has built up a beautiful collection of contemporary visual art in recent years with the aim of bringing art into people’s lives. They want to bring as many people as possible – young and old – into contact … Continued