museum Beelden aan Zee, Scheveningen

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Specializing in contemporary sculptural art, museum Beelden aan Zee hosts regular themed exhibits and displays major works by renowned international artists. Notable sculptors frequently shown here include Karen Appel, Man Ray, and Fritz Koenig. Designed by architect and sculptor Wim Quist and built below the sand dunes of Scheveningen's beachfront, the museum features a large exhibit space and several outdoor areas. Exhibits change on a regular basis, guaranteeing a different experience each time you visit. The museum shop stocks ceramic souvenirs, art books, and handmade jewelry. Check online for upcoming events and guided tour options. To visit museum Beelden aan Zee on your holiday in The Hague, and find out what else The Hague has to offer, use our The Hague.
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  • Beelden aan zee is attractive at normal times, but under Corona rules even more so. There is ample space here to enjoy the Richier exhibition, which is also very instructive. In the development of...  more »
  • We visited the museum during the last weekend of the Niki de Saint Phalle exhibition. It is cheerful, colourful and very attractive to both adults and children. The main hall is filled with revolving....  more »
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  • I frequently visit the museum as I live close by. Strolling along the outside terraces with a view on the sea remains a special experience. Each new exhibition is well organized. I may prefer classical modern sculptures better than contemporary exhibitions. There are always side exhibitions to show a selection of the museum's permanent collection. Considering that the museum is run by a small staff and many volunteers it shows a remarkable professional level.
  • Beelden aan Zee museum in the Scheveningen district of The Hague, founded in 1994 by the sculpture collectors Theo and Lida Scholten, is the only Dutch museum which specializes in exhibiting sculpture. The museum shows contemporary international and national sculpture.

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