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


Address for visitors

Prins Willem Alexanderhof 20
The Hague
The Netherlands

Address for correspondence

P.O. Box 90520
2509 LM The Hague
The Netherlands

Telephone: +31 70 331 5400


The Nationaal Archief is located in the centre of The Hague, between Den Haag Central Station, the Babylon shopping centre, the National Library of the Netherlands and the Prins Bernhardviaduct.

The entrance to the Nationaal Archief is directly opposite the side entrance of Den Haag Central Station on platform 12 (RandstadRail Erasmuslijn).

Public transport

Den Haag Central Station is served by trams and by many city and regional buses. For full details of services, visit the following websites: (Dutch Railways); (regional buses); (city trams and buses).


Several building projects take place in the vicinity of the Nationaal Archief. At this moment it is difficult to reach the Nationaal Archief by car. There are underground parking garages nearby the Nationaal Archief. Information about parking in The Hague.