Peace Palace

About the Peace Palace

The Peace Palace in The Hague (Netherlands) houses the Permanent Court of Arbitration, the United Nations International Court of Justice and The Hague Academy of International Law. These institutions are supported by the Library of the Peace Palace, one of the most prestigious libraries in its field, which is consulted by lawyers, scientists and students from all over the world. The Carnegie Foundation is the owner and manager of the Peace Palace.


Introductory film

The introductory film below provides more information about the Peace Palace and the working methods of the courts.

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Virtual 360° tour

In addition to the guided tours of the Peace Palace, this international icon of “Peace through Law” can also be visited online with the help of a 360-degree virtual tour. Click on the image below to get to the tour.

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