National Archives of the Netherlands (Ministry of Education, Culture and Science)

National Archives of the Netherlands

The Nationaal Archief (Dutch National Archives) is the ‘national memory’ of the Netherlands. We hold 125 kilometres of documents, photos and maps both from the central government, as well as from organizations and persons of national importance (past and present).

News and press

  • News
    4 July 2014
    As from 1 October 2014 Mr. Marens Engelhard (58) will succeed Martin Berendse as National Archivist of the Netherlands and General Director of the Dutch Nationaal Archief. 
  • News
    25 October 2013
    On the fifth and sixth of December, the Netherlands National Commission for UNESCO, The National Archives of the Netherlands and several partners organize an expert meeting in The Hague on UNESCO's Digital Roadmap project. The National Archives and the National Library of the Netherlands (KB) will host this inaugural meeting.
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