weekly Verhalen van Leeuwarden (Stories of Leeuwarden)

Verhalen van Leeuwarden (Stories of Leeuwarden)


The permanent exhibition Stories of Leeuwarden has been renewed and expanded. Objects, archive documents and paintings, especially from the collections of HCL and the Fries Museum, provide a picture of more than 1000 years of history of Leeuwarden and surrounding villages. On the basis of ten themes, the visitor is taken into the rich history of Leeuwarden and its villages. From the earliest tracks and Leeuwarden as a small settlement on three mounds through the time of the Eighty Years' War, the Golden and Silver Ages to the development of Leeuwarden as a modern city surrounded by villages. There is also an experience that looks back on Leeuwarden-Fryslân European Capital of Culture 2018.

Reservation is required. Send an email to historischcentrum@leeuwarden.nl. Mention your name and telephone number and indicate on which day and time you want to come. For…

The permanent exhibition Stories of Leeuwarden has been renewed and expanded. Objects, archive documents and paintings, especially from the collections of HCL and the Fries Museum, provide a picture of more than 1000 years of history of Leeuwarden and surrounding villages. On the basis of ten themes, the visitor is taken into the rich history of Leeuwarden and its villages. From the earliest tracks and Leeuwarden as a small settlement on three mounds through the time of the Eighty Years' War, the Golden and Silver Ages to the development of Leeuwarden as a modern city surrounded by villages. There is also an experience that looks back on Leeuwarden-Fryslân European Capital of Culture 2018.

Reservation is required. Send an email to historischcentrum@leeuwarden.nl. Mention your name and telephone number and indicate on which day and time you want to come. For example: Sunday, June 6, between 2 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Pay attention to the following regarding reservations:

You can make a reservation until 12 p.m. for the next day. For example: a reservation for Wednesday must be sent Tuesday before 12 p.m.

Reservations for a visit during the weekend must be received before Friday 12 p.m.

You can make a reservation for a maximum of four people.

Contact

Address:
Historic Centre Leeuwarden
Groeneweg 1
8911 EH Leeuwarden
Plan your route

When

  • every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Fridayfrom 11:00 to 17:00
  • every Saturday and Sundayfrom 13:00 to 17:00

Prices

  • Free

Location