Huygens’ Swaensteyn is a museum on the history, art and culture of Voorburg and Leidschendam. It hosts a wide range of permanent exhibitions, with topics ranging from Roman times to the visual arts.
The museum is located in a notary’s house, one of the oldest buildings in the historic center of Voorburg. Huygens’ Swaensteyn hosts a wide range of permanent exhibitions, with topics ranging from Roman times (the Forum Hadriani) and Princess Marianne to the visual arts. For a long time, Voorburg was a true artists’ town.
Exhibitions and activities
Huygens’ Swaensteyn organizes temporary exhibitions and activities throughout the year. The museum offers workshops, lectures, guided museum tours and city tours.
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|Type of Museum Pass||Price|
|Adult Pass||€ 75|
|Young Person Pass||€ 39|
|Kids Pass||€ 39|
Huygens’ Swaensteyn also sells Netherlands Museum Passes on-site.
Standard tickets Huygens’ Swaensteyn
|0 t/m 5 jaar||free of charge|
|6 t/m 18 jaar||€ 5|
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