Presentation by resident Frans Beekman, former geography teacher and historical geographer.
The sand and the peat: the bottom of The Hague
The subsurface of The Hague of dune sand and peat largely determines the map of the city. Frans Beekman shows the influence of the soil on the formation of The Hague. Broadly, development since the Middle Ages is explained with three large maps.
Friday, October 25, at 3 p.m.
In Het Schakelpunt, Burg Patijnlaan 1900
Take someone with you!
After the lecture given by Frans Beekman, there will be a drink.
Admission free, drinks: € 1,-