Beelden aan Zee museum in the Scheveningen district of The Hague, founded in 1994 by the sculpture collectors Theo and Lida Scholten, is the only Dutch museum which specializes in exhibiting sculpture.
The museum shows contemporary international and national sculpture. The curators organize new exhibitions three or more times per year in its large circular main space. Exhibitions are created on themes such as the 2010 exhibitions, "Unwanted Land" exhibition by 6 contemporary artists or the "Fathers and Sons" show, or exhibitions around a particular artist. The museum features works by Karel Appel, Wim Quist, Man Ray, and Fritz Koenig. The mission of the museum is to use a mix of forms and materials in the works express "the human experience."Since 2004, the museum building also houses the Sculptuur Instituut, a research institute on contemporary sculpture. The institute library is accessible during museum opening hours.
Tue - Sun: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Children (13-18): €6
Children (up to 13): free
€2 charged during summer exhibits.
Official Website https://www.beeldenaanzee.nl/
Phone +31 70 358 58 57
Address Harteveltstraat 1, 2586 EL Den Haag, The Netherlands
Coordinates 52°6'41.976" N 4°16'40.599" E