Peace Palace

Visitors Centre


You are very welcome to visit the Peace Palace Visitors Centre. A modern exhibition and impressive film give you an introduction of 35-40 minutes to the founding history of the Peace Palace and to the juridical institutions based there. The information is available through an audio tour in ten languages: English, Dutch, French, Spanish, Chinese, Russian, Arabic, Italian, Portuguese and German.

Opening hours

The Visitors Centre is open from Tuesday through Sunday (in August also open on Monday’s) from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. During the winter period, November through March, it is open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. It is closed on the First and Second day of Christmas, New Year’s Day and King’s Day.

Access to the Visitors Centre and use of the audio tour is free of charge, but we welcome visitor donations no matter how small.