The Statenkwartier has a rich history that dates back to around 1895. The 19th-century district, with a lot of special architecture, beautiful streets, squares and avenues, is one of the nicer districts of The Hague. Architect Berlage left his mark here on the Kunstmuseum Den Haag and monumental villas such as Villa Henny. The range from clothing to living and from sleeping to eating can be found throughout the Statenkwartier, but of course has its largest selection on the Frederik Hendriklaan. Yet there is more to experience and see in the Statenkwartier besides the beautiful buildings designed in Art Nouveau style. In the Statenkwartier you will also find the Museon, Omniversum, and the Photo Museum The Hague. This wide range of art and culture offers you plenty of options for every age. This neighborhood in The Hague with a lot of history, which also keeps up with the times, is definitely worth a visit.
The Frederik Hendriklaan, also known as 'de Fred', is the shopping street of Scheveningen. The always busy street immediately gives you a warm feeling upon arrival and the beautiful construction in the district 'het Statenkwartier' provides foreign allure. You will find an extensive range of shops on the Fred, in addition to shopping for clothing, leisure items and holidays, you can also do your shopping in this beautiful shopping street. In addition to the various shops, De Fred offers you an extensive range of cafés, lunchrooms and restaurants. While shopping, enjoying a glass of wine or eating an exotic dish at one of the Netherlands' tastiest tokos is one of the possibilities here. If you are looking for a beautiful shopping street, with character and full of cosiness, then you should definitely pay a visit to the Frederik Hendriklaan!
In addition to the various catering establishments that the Frederik Hendriklaan offers, the Statenkwartier has even more beautiful places. One of those places is Brasserie Berlage. Located next to the various museums, this is a nice place to visit during a cultural day. Admiring a beautiful exhibition at the Kunstmuseum Den Haag or on a journey of discovery at the Omniversum, followed by a delicious lunch or high tea at Brasserie Berlage is the ideal combination. Just outside the Statenkwartier is the cozy and cozy restaurant De Huyskamer. With always fresh ingredients and carefully prepared dishes, it is a feast here. The Huyskamer is in the right location within walking distance of the Circus Theater and the World Forum. Combine culture and catering and enjoy a wonderful day out in this beautiful part of The Hague.
In the vicinity of the Statenkwartier there is much more to experience besides shopping! Take a look at one of the exhibitions in the Kunstmuseum Den Haag or the Fotomuseum and experience the cultural side of The Hague. Art and culture fit perfectly with the appearance of the 19th century district, the influence of architect Berlage can be seen in all buildings, including the Kunstmuseum Den Haag. The link between art, culture and this special neighborhood in The Hague is therefore quickly established! Ideal for a day out with the children is the Museon, where you can experience nature, science and people in a new way through interactive exhibitions and activities. Enormous statues of dinosaurs and other exotic beasts greet you during a visit to the Museon and you actually imagine yourself in prehistoric times. Next to the Museon is the Omniversum, the omnimax film theater gives a view of the world that you have not yet seen. By using this technique you really imagine yourself back in the ice age or in the middle of the South Pacific among the fish. See the world and The Hague through a different lens and experience the rich cultural offer that the Statenkwartier has to offer.
When you think of The Hague, you think of the beach and when you think of the beach, you immediately think of Scheveningen. Perhaps the most famous beach in the Netherlands and for many people a relaxing day out. The beaches of Scheveningen offer something for everyone, young people and young adults seek relaxation on the Zwarte pad, Scheveningen bath offers families the necessary overview and many activities and Kijkduin gives young families and the elderly a little more space and tranquility. But Scheveningen is more than beach, the pier and the Kurhaus. Scheveningen offers a great opportunity for shopping in the cozy and cozy Keizerstraat in the center. In addition, the harbor offers you insight into the life of the fishermen and the fish trade and you can enjoy delicious fish dishes at the many restaurants. Experience Scheveningen optimally and enjoy The Hague in a way like never before!