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Address: Carnegieplein 2, 2517 KJ The Hague, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 70 302 4242
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Tue - Fri 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An amazing building and great free technology tour

I actually really enjoy my brief visit. My class was walking past and so we decided to head in and see what it was all about, and although you can't actually get onto the grounds... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

I actually really enjoy my brief visit. My class was walking past and so we decided to head in and see what it was all about, and although you can't actually get onto the grounds (except at some times of the year; find out when on their website!) there is a nice little tourist information center with a very comprehensive... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

As the home of the International Court of Justice and Permanent Court of Arbitration this is a functioning law court and entrance is only allowed with a guided tour. Information and tour booking on their website.(type Peace palace The Hague and it will come up). Vredespaleis in Dutch. Palace tours in English and Dutch, unfortunately garden tours only in Dutch.... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

the building is absolutely beautiful... but my only complaint is that you have to book tours only on specific weekends. It would be awesome if they would open tours up during the week as well.

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West Orange, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The visitor center is on the outside of the palace. It is free to go to and the interesting audio tour is also free. Access to the grounds are limited throughout the year so you are not likely to get in. The presentation is in multiple languages at your own pace. It is worth seeing and it is free. It... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I went here with my friends. We did nothing but take photos from the outside of building. I don't know whether we can go inside the buildings or no, and how much you should pay for it. But I love the scene from the outside.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We were not able to visit the inside and the gardens, which was a real shame. Access seems to be somewhat limited, but there is a 30 minute audio tour and video that was worth spending the time doing.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

The Peace Palace is a must see when visiting The Hague. There are limited dates to actually enter the palace but the vistor's center has a free, self-guided audio tour that is well worth it. If you happen to visit the Hague when the Palace is open for tours, take advantage - you won't regret it.

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Great place to visit, important sight to understand the history of Netherlands, nice park and garen outside the castle

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Wollongong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

We went during the week, so unfortunately we couldn't go on a guided tour of the inside of the palace, as it was explained to us that it is a working international court, so it is inappropriate to allow visitors though it. But, the free audio tour in the information centre, is very informative & gave us a great idea... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Day in The Hague walked to the Peace Palace. Sadly didn't book in for a guided tour but did visit the information centre. It is worth getting the free audio guide and taking the time to listen and learn from the exhibition. A beautiful place - really interesting history and such an important place today for Europe.

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Address: Carnegieplein 2, 2517 KJ The Hague, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 70 302 4242
Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  South Holland Province  >  The Hague
Open Hours:
Monday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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