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Please note! Swaensteyn will be closed from June 4th to September 4th due to renovations!

Opening times

12.00 – 17.00 Wednes./Thur./Fri./Sat./Sun.

The museum is closed on Monday, Tuesday and public holidays, except Boxing Day.

If you would like to visit in Huygens' Swaensteyn outside the regular opening times, please contact us by calling +31 (0)70 386 1673 or send an email to:



Ticket prices

Adults                                                                   €10.00*

Children aged 6 to 18                                           €5.00*

Children aged 5 and under                                    free

Museumkaart                                                        free

Members, Rembrandt, Icom                                  free

CJP/Cultuurkaart                                                  €5.00*

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Huygens' Swaensteyn
Herenstraat 101
2271 CC Voorburg 
Telephone +31 (0)70 386 1673

Getting here

Huygens'Swaensteyn is located at the Herenstraat, near the Stationsplein in Voorburg and has excellent bus and rail links.

Plan your journey by public transport using the public transport journey planner or the NS journey planner

If you are planning to come by car, there is plenty of parking available on Stationsplein and under the railway viaduct. Parking is free for up to two hours using your blue parking disk.

Guided Tours

If you would like to enjoy the wonderful story of Huygens' Swaensteyn, we will be glad to arrange a guided tour which is available for large and small groups. If required the guided tour can be tailored to your own requirements; tours take around one hour.

Huygens' Swaensteyn offers guided tours for groups of 20 people per guide. Tours cost €50.00 per guide, excluding admission to the museum. For more information, or to book a guided tour, please send an email to or call +31 (0)70-386 1673.