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2514 EH Den Haag
T: 070-4277730
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Prepare to be amazed by the works of M.C. Escher

Address & route description

Information about our location at the Lange Voorhout and how to get there.

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Opening hours

Tuesday to Sunday: 11.00 – 17.00
Please note: last admission is 30 minutes before closing time.
Museumshop closes at 16:50

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Admission

An overview of our admission tickets, accepted discount passes and the possibilities for combined visits to other venues in The Hague.

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What's on

Escher in The Palace is a permanent exhibition dedicated to the world-famous, imaginative artist M.C. Escher. Read about our permanent collection and temporary exhibitions.

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The latest Escher Today 13 August 2019

Left Handers Day 2019

Today is International Left Handers Day. A day on which M.C. Escher, as a left-handed person, cannot be left unmentioned. This event was created to draw attention to the inconveniences that left-handed people encounter. The first was on August 13, 1976. On a Friday, which was a conscious choice. Escher…...
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23 May to 1 September 2019

Nadir and Zenith in the World of Escher

The art of graphic artist M.C. Escher is a source of inspiration to countless creative spirits—from architects to rock stars, from mathematicians to graphic designers and from schoolchildren to artists. Picture book creator Wouter van Reek draws inspiration from Escher too. His latest book, Nadir and Zenith in the World of Escher, takes readers on an adventure with its protagonists Nadir and Zenith. They end up in the wondrous world of Escher, replete with endless staircases and impossible buildings.

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Masterpieces

Dutchman Maurits Cornelis Escher (1898-1972) is one of the most famous graphic artists in the world. The way he plays with perspective, space and reality means he remains fascinating even today. The highlights of his collection can be seen in Escher in Het Paleis.

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Audio guides

Escher in The Palace offers two tours in which you will learn more about Escher's masterpieces, his techniques and the story behind the prints.

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The life of Escher

Read the fascinating life story of Maurits Cornelis Escher (1898-1972)

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Many, many patterns

Our new touchscreen 'Create your own pattern' has been running for almost a year now. In that time, countless patterns were made by our visitors. To give you an idea of the wealth of creative excesses, we have made a selection of the most beautiful ones. Would you also like to give it a try? Come and discover it for yourself, on our second floor.

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