Dayprograms in The Netherlands
ARTTRA offers various cultural day programs on art and nature. ‘The pastoral life of the aristocracy’, ‘Sailing in Frisia’, and Modern Architecture in Almere. Tailored to the interests of your guests, guided by experienced art historians in any language desired. They are socially very capable and will do their utmost to give your guests a good time. Clearly, ARTTRA ensures that all practical issues are perfectly taken care of.
Dayprogram The Hague
The Hague: Mesdag and the sea
This day is dedicated to our seascape painter Hendrik Willem Mesdag and Scheveningen. First you will visit the Panorama Mesdag Museum: Scheveningen in the year 1881, painted on 120 metres of canvas. Afterwards you will have lunch at a historical artists’ club. At Mesdag’s attractive living quarters and studio you will be able to admire his personal collection of “Haagse School” paintings (by Israels, Breitner, Mesdag himself) and the French Barbizon School (Corot, Millet, Daubigny).
There are also ceramics by Colenbrander on show, besides a collection of Chinese and Japanese bronzes. A walk along the boulevard in present day Scheveningen followed by drinks and dinner at a special seaside bar .
extra: a visit to the museum Sculptures on the Sea
The Hague & Delft: Royal Orange tour
Enjoy this tour dedicated to the royal family’s fascinating history. Interesting for both our Dutch and foreign guests!
It goes without saying that we will be taking your party to The Hague to see various important palaces , the “Ridderzaal” (Hall of Knights) and the palace where former queen Beatrix resides.
After lunch at an historical location, you will leave for Delft to enjoy a historical Orange Walk. With a visit to the “Prinsenhof” (Royal Household), the family grave and Willem de Zwijger’s mausoleum along the house of Willem van Oranje’s personal physician and the Market.
You will also meet the world famous painters Vermeer and Jan Steen along your travels. As well as a break with an “oranjebittertje”! Needless to say, we can also arrange dinner at an historical location, if so required.
Prices depending on your wishes and the number of participants.
Tweede Boomdwarsstraat 4
1015 LK Amsterdam
tel +31 (0) 20 6259303
Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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