Delft

Delft is a city and municipality in the province of South Holland (Zuid-Holland), the Netherlands. It is located in between Rotterdam and The Hague.

==== DELFT – SIGHTSEEING

Oude Kerk (Old Church). Buried here: Piet Hein, Johannes Vermeer, Anthony van Leeuwenhoek.

Nieuwe Kerk (New Church), constructed between 1381 and 1496. It contains the Dutch royal family’s burial vault, which between funerals is sealed with a 5000 kg cover stone.

The Prinsenhof (Princes’ Court), now a museum.

The Oostpoort (Eastern gate), built around 1400. This is the only remaining gate of the old city walls and the Gemeenlandshuis or Huyterhuis, built in 1505, which houses the regional water authority Delfland since 1645.

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