9-10 May 2016 - The Hague, Netherlands

24th EBLIDA Annual Council Meeting & EBLIDA-NAPLE Conference

Explore The Hague and Libraries


Should your schedule allow, there are many sights to see in The Hague from Mauritshuis to Peace Palace.

Top 7 sights in The Hague:

  1. Mauritshuis museum
  2. Gemeentemuseum
  3. Peace Palace
  4. Het Binnenhof (The seat of the Dutch Parliament)
  5. Panorama Mesdag
  6. Escher in het Paleis
  7. Scheveningen (Seaside, just a quick tram ride from the City Center)

If you have more time for sightseeing:

The Hague travel



Website for The Hague, Scheveningen and Kijkduin




   Maps - The Hague


Website with  Maps on The Hague



This is The Hague



"This is The Hague" - English/Dutch Brochure with maps [PDF]




Explore The Hague - walking tour

If you arrive early in The Hague, you can join us for the social- cultural excursion programme.

It will take place on Sunday 8th of May 2016.

We meet at 13.00 hrs. at the National Library. We intend to make a walking tour, exploring history and modern shapes of The Hague, with a guide. After an hour, we’ll be near some interesting museums, for you to explore further.

Weather permitting, you might also like to visit one of the many sunny terraces in the City Centre.

Please send an e-mail to join: eblidanaple2016@fobid.nl before 1st of May.


Explore libraries

If you stay longer in the Netherlands and would like to take the opportunity to learn more and visit some Dutch libraries, you can make use of the FOBID International Office.

Just fill out a form http://www.fobid.nl/libraries/visits-and-exchanges Then we will help you with a programme and the library contacts.

 The Hague World Library Capital