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Private Walking Tour: Delft's Royal History and Pottery
"Your walking tour starts at Delft Market Square in front of beautiful City Hall. Since this is a private tour you can customize your exact itinerary; simply let your guide know which sights you'd like to see. Head to Delft’s preserved Old Town whose sights include the old town hall the Old Church (Oude Kerk) and Agneta Park. Ponder the life and career of Dutch Golden Age painter Johannes Vermeer who was born and raised in Delft as you stroll along the canal-lined streets. You’ll then delve into Delft’s royal history by visiting several sites connected to the Dutch royal family. Your guide will tell stories and explain the significance behind each place you visit to ensure y the leader of the Dutch Revolt and the independent Dutch Republic. Born in the House of Nassau
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Private Walking Tour: Delft's Royal History and Pottery
"Your walking tour starts at Delft Market Square in front of beautiful City Hall. Since this is a private tour you can customize your exact itinerary; simply let your guide know which sights you'd like to see. Head to Delft’s preserved Old Town whose sights include the old town hall the Old Church (Oude Kerk) and Agneta Park. Ponder the life and career of Dutch Golden Age painter Johannes Vermeer who was born and raised in Delft as you stroll along the canal-lined streets. You’ll then delve into Delft’s royal history by visiting several sites connected to the Dutch royal family. Your guide will tell stories and explain the significance behind each place you visit to ensure y the leader of the Dutch Revolt and the independent Dutch Republic. Born in the House of Nassau
From EUR55.00
 
Private Full-Day Tour to The Hague and Delft from Amsterdam
"Meet your professional guide at 10am in your hotel in Amsterdam. Start your tour with the visit of The Hague. The Hague is Holland's third largest city and the seat of the national government. The Hague is known as the international city of peace and jus you will see:- Hofvijver- Mauritshuis: world renowned museum with major works from the Dutch Masters. The collection includes Girl with a Pearl Earring by Vermeer The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp and a Self-portrait by Rembrandt The Goldfinch by Fabritius and many more- Binnenhof (Houses of Parliament)- Ridderzaal- Prison Gate- Noordeinde Palace (current 'working palace' of the king)- Lange Voorhout Palace (former 'working palace' of the queens).You w Delft Blue pottery painter Johannes Vermeer and its association with the royal House of Orange-Nassau. You will take a 1mile (1.6 km) walk through the heart of the city. Historical buildings and other sights of interest include Oude Kerk (Old Church) Nieuwe Kerk (New Church) which contains the Dutch royal family's burial vault and the William of Orange's mausoleum
From EUR349.00

More Things to Do in Delft

Now that's what I call a windmill

De Roos is the name of this windmill, or, as I would call it, more than a windmill. It's a successor of a windmill built on a rondelle within the town wall at least as far ago as the 16th century. The...
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iandsmith
May 06, 2007

A day in the country

It was eye candy. Coming from a country with, in places, the worst drought in recorded history, the fields of the Netherlands were pleasant on the eye.Just the rows of trees (pics 2&3) I found...
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iandsmith
May 05, 2007

Rural outlook

I moved on, the road was straight and the canal presented photo opportunites (1,3,4); the last one I found interesting because birds were actually nesting in the canal.Then I came upon another...
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iandsmith
May 05, 2007

Carriage Ride

You can take a carriage ride around the center of town and enjoy gliding past all those people out walking. You will have to suffer the carriage with no suspension on those cobblestones though, so if...
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Martin_S.
Dec 12, 2006

Windmill de Roos

The windmill is the last remaining of the 15 mills which were built into the perimeter of the defence walls of Delft. The mill and the adjacent living quarters is one of the most impressive monuments...
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gordonilla
May 30, 2006

Delft

There is so much to do in delf but you could also spend all day just wandering about and taking in the nice buildings ect........ I would recommend taking a trip up the tower of the church in Markt...
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smd3000
Mar 20, 2006
 
 
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Cheerful Warfare

We went to the Dutch military museum (Legermuseum), which is housed in a 17th century arsenal, mainly because I had read on www.goholland.com that there was a section on the Dutch Resistance movement...
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Rixie
Dec 31, 2005

TECHNOLOGY MUSEUM

If you are in Delft and your kids are with you, DON'T miss this.My child was delighted. This is not usual musem. It is interactiv. And your kids can play there.It is full of creativ games.You also can...
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nada.c
Oct 28, 2005

BEAUTIFUL HOUSE IN DELFT

The following is a quote from the plaque displayed on this beautiful building. "Very large and luxurious late-gothic private house with stone facade and a nice turret. Built for Jan De Huyter about...
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LoriPori
Aug 20, 2005

MARIA VAN JESSEKERK

This lovely church was located in the centrum. MARIA VAN JESSEKERK is a neo-gothic Roman Catholic parish church, originally named St. Joseph's Church. Built in phases between 1875 - 1882. Designed by...
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LoriPori
Aug 20, 2005

MARIA VAN JESSEKERK

This lovely church was located in the centrum. MARIA VAN JESSEKERK is a neo-gothic Roman Catholic parish church, originally named St. Joseph's Church. Built in phases between 1875 - 1882. Designed by...
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LoriPori
Aug 20, 2005

NIEUWE KERK

Built between 1383 and 1510, the NIEWE KERK has strong connections to the Dutch Royal Family of Oranje. The present Queen Beatrix late husband Prince Claus is buried here.You can climb the 365 steps...
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LoriPori
Jun 02, 2005

From monastry 'til Animal Market

The square that you pass on your way to the Oostpoort is the "Beestenmarkt" and offers in summertime a sea of terraces where students drink and celebrate life (in stead of studying - haha). Here is...
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Pavlik_NL
Apr 13, 2005

Johannes Vermeer, one of the great Dutch painters

Another famous citizen of Delft is Johannes Vermeer. This Dutch painter, that falls in line with the other great ones, such as Rembrandt van Rijn, Vincent van Gogh and Jan Steen, lived his whole life...
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Pavlik_NL
Apr 13, 2005

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Vrouwenregt 9 - 11, Delft, Zuid-Holland, 2611 KK, The Netherlands
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Olof Palmestraat 2, Delft, Zuid-Holland, 2616 LM, The Netherlands
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Koepoortplaats 3, Delft, 2612 RR, The Netherlands
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Doelenplein 10, Delft, Zuid-Holland, 2611 BP, The Netherlands
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Phoenixtraat 50A, Delft, Zuid-Holland, 2611 AM, The Netherlands
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Koornmarkt 16, Delft, Zuid-Holland, 2611 EE, The Netherlands
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ATLC

"For your Dutch quaintness fix :-)"
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Pavlik_NL

"Delft from where the "blue" conquered the world."
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LoriPori

"DELFT --A SPECIAL PLACE IN OUR HEARTS"
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"Delving into Delft"
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"Playing tourist on a beautiful sunny but cold day"
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