Visit Den Helder: robust, diverse and hospitable

Den Helder offers a variety of museums and activities: for example the interesting naval museum, the fortress of Napoleon Fort Kijkduin, the exciting almost hidden fortress Fort Harssens, the beautiful Japanese botanical garden Hortus Overzee or a climbing experience in de KlimVallei.

But also big events like take place in this surprising part of the northern of Holland where the sun hours are almost every year the highest of Holland. You will find a complete list at www.denhelder.online

In the center of Den Helder and several shopping malls you will find lovely shops, cafés and restaurants which makes your visit complete. Curious? You are more than welcome to visit us! To make your visit complete you can ask more information at the tourist information center at Willemsoord 52A.

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