Activities 2019

Information stand 11.00 AM-13.00 PM

Library Wassenaar, Langstraat 40


Paradijs binnen handbereik, A documentary of landscape architect Piet Oudolf
Movie-theatre Wassenaar, Langstraat 40
10.30 – 11:30 am tickets € 3,50. Available at the library and via

Piet Oudolf is known for the Gardens of Remembrance, a green monument in memory of the people who died in the 9/11 attacks. In Wassenaar he has designed the gardens of museum Voorlinden and also made a new design for the Huis ten Bosch park. In this documentary, maker Barbara den Uyl shows Piet Oudolf during his work on various projects


Art Group Wassenaar, Molenplein 10a (see no 7)

Exhibition: 80 images and paintings by Brigitte Wawoe.

This weekend is the final weekend of this solo exhibition. Brigitte Wawoe is one of the first members of the Kunstgroep, then called the Association of Wassenaarse Visual Artists.

Villa Maarheeze Rijksstraatweg 675 (see no. 17)
Lecture: Prof. dr. Bob de Graaff
3 pm and 4 pm. Limited availability.
Only via registration WEBSITELINK.

Prof. Dr. Bob de Graaff is a professor of intelligence and security studies at Utrecht University. He is co-author of the book Villa Maarheeze on the history of the foreign intelligence service. In his lecture he tells about the eventful twentieth-century history of this country estate.

Bunker complex Rijksdorp (see no. 13)

During your visit you will receive a preview of the regular excursions that are given on Saturdays from June to September. Accessible for children and adults from 6 years old, not accessible for the disabled and strollers. Access to the bunkers is via stairs. No toilet available, bring a flashlight!

Prince Frederik’s Park route (see No. 19)

Carriage ride along parts of Prince Frederik’s route
Further information about boarding places and registration via website.
The driver will explain which parts and attractions of park route are still recognizable. 

Sketching in the park.
Park de Paauw, entrance via Paauwlaan
10:00 am and 14:00 pm.

A drawing / painting workshop at “Between Art and Knots” at 10 am and 14 pm for young and old around the most beautiful places in the park and garden of Prince Frederik and Princess Louise. Park de Paauw entrance via Paauwlaan. Register via

Guided walking tour.
Park Backershagen
Starting point from bridge on the corner Papegaaienlaan / Backershagenlaan. Register via
Information departure times will follow suit

Guided walk through the park where Prince Frederik liked to linger.

Guided walking tour
De Horsten, starting point at the entrance on Papelaan
 10.30 am and 14 pm
Register via

The construction of the park route has been well preserved on the Horsten.