National and provincial government
Dutch national ministriesThe Netherlands has two capitals. Amsterdam is the national capital - the largest city and the ‘cultural’ capital of the Kingdom - and The Hague is the seat of government.
Provincial governmentThe Hague is also the capital of the province of Zuid-Holland (South Holland).
Seat of governmentThe Netherlands maintains one of the most stable political and social environments in the world. The Hague acts as seat of government although it is not the nation’s capital.