The swell of the sea

Holland's most famous seaside resort Scheveningen has an abundance of attractions and beach pavilions. Take a stroll along the boulevard, discover the fascinating marine world at SEA LIFE, enjoy a sunset dining or dance the night away in The Hague's city centre. Pamper yourself with a stay at the Kurhaus, an elegant five-star hotel and historical health resort by the North Sea. Beach life and city life go together in The Hague!

Festivals and events

Throughout the year beach resort Scheveningen is home to many events and festivals. Taste 'Hollandse Nieuwe' herring during Flag Day at the harbour. Be surprised by concerts at special locations during Festival Classique. Enjoy spectacular fireworks shows during the Fireworks Festival in Scheveningen beach.

Flag Day Scheveningen heralds the arrival of the New Dutch herring (17 June)


Every Sunday Open Kids Atelier at Gemeentemuseum Den Haag

Aircooled Scheveningen: admire hundred of Beetles and VW vans at Scheveningen (21 May)

North Sea Regatta: The Hague's annual sailing festival (May-June)

Discover the many bunkers along the coast during The Hague Bunker Day (10 June)


Gemeentemuseum is celebrating 100 years of Mondrian & De Stijl