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Opening hours for the municipality around Spring holidays 2018

Published: 15 March 2018Modified: 10 April 2018

The Municipality of The Hague is closed Monday, 2 April (Easter Monday), Friday, 27 April (King's Day), Thursday, 10 May (Ascension Day) and Monday, 21 May (Whit Monday). Many municipal services have different opening hours during these holidays.

14 070 (general number for the Municipality of The Hague)

  • 2 April, 27 April, 10 May and 21 May: closed

Rubbish containers

Will household waste be collected on a different day than usual due to the holidays? Look at the household waste calendar.

Garbage and recycling stations

  • 2 April, 27 April, 10 May and 21 May: closed

(070) 353 75 00 (SZW customer service)

  • 2 April, 27 April, 10 May, 11 May and 21 May: closed

Atrium (City Hall)

  • 2 April, 27 April, 10 May and 21 May: closed
  • 30 March (Good Friday) and 4 May: open from 7.00 to 19.00 hrs.

Public Service counters in district offices

  • 2 April, 27 April, 10 May and 21 May: closed
  • 4 May (Remembrance Day): counters in Loosduinen district office open from 8.30 to 16.30 hrs. (by appointment only)

The Hague Public Library

Look at the website of Bibliotheek Den Haag.

Centrum Jeugd en Gezin (CJG)

Look at the website of CJG.

Information desks in district offices and City Hall reception desk

  • 2 April, 27 April, 10 May and 21 May: closed
  • 4 May (Remembrance Day): counters in Loosduinen district office open from 12.00 to 16.30 hrs.

Drawings counter (City Hall)

  • 2 April, 27 April , 10 May, 11 May and 21 May: closed

The Hague Information Centre (City Hall)

  • 2 April, 27 April, 10 May and 21 May: closed

Municipal Ombudsman

  • 30 March, 2 April, 27 April, 10 May, 11 May and 21 May: closed

GGD

Look at the opening hours of the GGD on the website of GGD Haaglanden.

The Hague Municipal Archives / Archives of Leidschendam-Voorburg / Netherlands Music Institute (reading room in City Hall)

  • 2 April, 27 April, 5 May, 10 May, 11 May and 21 May: closed

Haagse Markt

  • 2 April, 27 April and 21 May: open

Horeca counter (City Hall)

  • 2 April, 27 April, 10 May and 21 May: closed

Kadasterbalie (Leyweg city office)

  • 2 April, 27 April, 10 May, 11 May and 21 May: closed

Kavelwinkel (City Hall)

  • 2 April, 27 April, 10 May, 11 May and 21 May: closed

        Sport halls

        • 1 and 2 April, 27 April, 5 May, 10 May, 20 and 21 May: closed

        Sport-O-theek, Sport-info-line and Sport Rentals

        • 2 April, 27 April, 5 May, 10 and 11 May and 21 May: closed

        City farms

        • 27 April (Koningsdag): closed
          • Extra opening hours (from 9.00 to 17.00 hrs.) on:

            • 1 April
            • 2 April
            • 5 May
            • 10 May
            • 20 May
            • 21 May

        The Hague International Centre (City Hall)

        • 2 April, 27 April, 10 May and 21 May: closed

        Swimming pools

        • 1 April (Easter Sunday), 27 April (King's Day), 5 May (Liberation Day), 20 May (Whit Sunday): closed.
        • 2 April (Easter Monday): Zuiderpark swimming pool open from 9.30 to 13.00 and from 14.00 to 16.00 hrs. and Het Hofbad open from 9.30 to 16.00 hrs. The other swimming pools are closed.
        • 10 May (Ascension Day): Zuiderpark swimming pool is open from 9.30 to 13.00 and from 14.00 to 16.00 hrs. and Het Hofbad is open from 9.30 to 16.00 hrs. The other swimming pools are closed.
        • 21 May (Whit Monday): De Waterthor swimming pool is open from 8.00 to 13.00 hrs. and Het Hofbad is open from 9.30 to 16.00 hrs. The other swimming ools are closed.
        Due to safety regulations children who do not have a swimming certificate are required to wear inflatable armbands in all of The Hague’s swimming pools as of 24 March 2018.