Visitor information

The Museon building, designed by Wim Quist
PhotoThe Museon building, designed by Wim Quist

Opening hours
Monday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m during school holidays *)
Tuesday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m
Wednesday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m
Thursday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m
Friday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m
Saturday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m
Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m

*) During Dutch school holidays we are open on Monday, too. The next open Mondays are: 19 & 26 February (The Museon is closed on the 2 mondays during Christmas holidays 2017/2018, because these are December 25th and January1st.)
From December 23rd until January 7th, we open the museum at 10 a.m.


Deviating opening times:
We are closed on 25 December and 1 January. On 5 and 31 December we close at 4 p.m.


Entrance Fees

Adults  € 12,00
Children age 0-3  free
Children age 4-11  € 7,00
Youth age 12-18  € 9,00
Family card (2 adults & 2 children)  € 36,00
CJP-pas*  € 7,50
Museumkaart*  free

*) you have to show the valid card

Read more about the entrance fees...


Link Museumkaart




How to get to the Museon
Public transport
From Centraal Station:

• bus 24 to Kijkduin get off at 'Gemeentemuseum/Museon'
• bus 76 to Statenplein, get off at 'Statenplein'
• tram 16 to Statenkwartier, get off at 'Statenplein' *)

From Den Haag HS:

• tram 16 to Statenkwartier, get off at 'Statenplein'

*) from october 14th, tram 16 does not stop anymore at 'Gemeentemuseum/Museon'. Get off at stop 'Statenplein' and walk 5 minutes to Museon. Click here for a map

Coming from Amsterdam (A4), Rotterdam (A13) or Utrecht (A12):
Follow the signs for Den Haag.
Go to the end of Utrechtse Baan (A12).
Turn left at the lights into Zuid-Hollandlaan, and at the next set of lights turn right into Koningskade.
Turn right immediately after the first viaduct (Hubertus-viaduct).
You will pass first Madurodam and then the World Forum and Omniversum on your right.
The Museon is on the corner of President Kennedylaan and Stadhouderslaan.

Coming from Amsterdam via the A44
Enter The Hague and follow the signs for Kijkduin and the Museon.
Turn off at the Kijkduin exit and right onto the viaduct. Keep straight on until you see the Museon on your right.

Limited on-street parking is available around the Museon for € 1,70/hour.
If there is no more space, you can park in the garage of the World Forum on the Churchillplein 10. We sell parking tickets for the garage for € 5,50 at the Museon ticket counter. (normal price is € 3,75/hour).

Wheelchair accessibility
All exhibition areas are easily accessible for wheelchairs. Please use the main entrance, as the rear entrance via the Gemeentemuseum garden is not suitable for wheelchairs. People accompanying wheelchair visitors may enter the museum free of charge (one per paying visitor). Museon offers free use of 2 wheelchairs. These can be booked during opening hours by contacting 070-3381355.

Museon Peace Café
You are welcome in the new Museon Peace Café! Here we offer a variety of refreshments and lunch (sandwiches, soup, quiche, salads, etc.). And of course, you can enjoy the colorful Flags of Peace project.


Photo left The Museon building, designed by Wim Quist
Flags of Peace in the Museon Peace Café

Flags of Peace in the Museon Peace Café




Stadhouderslaan 37
2517 HV Den Haag
Tel. +31 70 338 1338
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