Museum de Gevangenpoort

Get The Official Content Guide App



CloudGuide

Earlier, in the year 1280, this building was the imposing main gate to the castle of the Counts of Holland, now known as the Courtyard. In the fifteenth century, in 1428, it was for Gate Court also a prison. Here defaulters were imprisoned and accused criminals waiting for their trial. A century later, the port was expanded with the gajolen (the cells) and the courthouse.

Category: History
Address: Buitenhof 33, 2513 AH The Hague, South Holland, Netherlands
Website: https://www.gevangenpoort.nl/


CloudGuide is a free app and platform to bring digital content of cultural institutions and tourist attractions to your own smartphone. Download now and enjoy the visit!





Learn more about CloudGuide





Supported by

ICF
ICEX
Booking Booster
Enisa
European Commission Seal of Excellence
ICUB
Ministerio de Educación, Cultura y Deporte
Techstars Paris