Europe House

Programme

Welcome to Europe House, home of the Representation of the European Commission and the European Parliament Liaison office in the Netherlands. As the International Open Day in The Hague takes place a few days before the ‘European Day of Languages’ we will focus on languages and how they have shaped the history of Europe.

  • over 200 European languages,
  • 24 official EU languages,
  • about 60 regional/minority languages,
  • and many more spoken by people from other parts of the world.

We will also tell you about the work we do and about the European Union in general. Europe House does not offer tours, but you can sign up for the presentations.

Presentation 1 12:00 – 12:45
Presentation  2 – Dutch 14:00 – 14:45

During your visit we offer interactive presentations on the 2019 European elections. We will tell you about languages in Europe: over 200 European languages, 24 official EU languages, about 60 regional/minority languages and many more spoken by people from other parts of the world. We will also explain about the work we do locally and the European Union in general.

Entrance policy
Please bring a valid passport or ID-card to visit Europe House.

Address

Huis van Europa
Korte Vijverberg 5/6
2513 AB Den Haag
www.huisvaneuropa.eu

Security

Most organisations have strict security. Because of this, we have added a list of the DO’s and DON’Ts for you. As a visitor, you’ll be required to follow these. You will receive your security passes a week beforehand via e-mail. We ask you to please bring it with you. The security of the organisations can ask you to show your passes. Although the chance is there that registration will be enough and you will not be asked to show your pass. At all times you are required to bring a legal personal ID, like a passport of a ID-Card. Bus-, library, etc. cards are not valid identification. Security checks take time, so please keep this in mind when visiting. We ask for your patience for any eventual waiting times.

Do’s

  • Bring a valid ID like a passport or ID card
  • Bring a your admission ticket (print or online version)
  • Keep in mind that security checks can take some time.
  • Listen and comply with security.

Don’ts

  • Do not bring large bags.
  • Do not bring prams unless absolutely necessary.
  • Do not bring electronic devices.
  • Photos and video recordings aren’t always permitted.