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Museum Hofwijck is one of the most important monuments from the Dutch Golden Age. The mansion was established in 1641 by poet, musician and diplomat Constantijn Huygens. Both the villa and gardens are constructed according to building principles from the Italian Renaissance.
Welcome in Leidschendam-Voorburg!
Leidschendam-Voorburg is a suburb of The Hague that has a lot ot offer! The famous Museum Hofwijck, where both Constantijn and Christiaan Huygens worked and lived, is located in Voorburg. At the eastside of the municipality you can enjoy the beautiful green area of Vlietland.
The historical Herenstraat in Voorburg is more than 2000 years old and belongs to the most beautiful shopping streets in the Netherlands. In the Herenstraat you can also find the City Museum Leidschendam-Voorburg.
Recreation area Vlietland is a green and attractive area with a 130 ha lake for all kinds of water recreation. Starrevaart is a 'bird lake' east of Vlietland, where you can observe a variety of birds. Between Leidschendam and Voorschoten, the so called Duivenvoordecorridor is a beautiful area with traditional farms and mansions. Here you can also visit Duivenvoorde Castle.