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Grote of Sint Bavo Church

The mediaeval church is situated in the old centre on one of the most beautiful squares in the Netherlands, the Grote Markt

Windmill the Adriaan

Built on the foundations of an ancient defensive tower near the centre

National Park Zuid-Kennemerland

A stunning wooded dune area between IJmuiden, Haarlem and Zandvoort, known for its vastness, special animal species and peace and quiet.


A former church which has been converted into a brewery, grand café and restaurant

Teylers Museum

The oldest museum in the Netherlands, discover the wonders of art and science.

Frans Hals Museum Hof & Hal

The museum exhibits the largest number of portraits by Hals, including the unique and world-famous portraits of the civic guard and regents

Museum het Dolhuys

Former mental health institution, now home to the national psychiatry museum.

Canal Cruise

Discover Haarlem at its most beautiful, from the water.

Shopping in Haarlem

The best city for shopping in the Netherlands with the 'Gouden Straatjes'

Hidden green oases

Behind hidden gateways you can find the hidden green oases!