Medieval manuscripts in Dutch Collections
Medieval manuscripts in Dutch Collections

Museum Meermanno

Prinsessegracht 30
2514 AP Den Haag
Phone: +31 (0)70 34 62 700
Visiting hours:
Reading room: Tuesday to Friday: 11.00-12.30 and 13.00-16.45 (on appointment)
Museum Meermanno
How to reach us?

Museum Meermanno is situated opposite the Malieveld, c. 800 meter from The Hague Central Station; from The Hague CS or HS, take tram 9 to Scheveningen (stop: Malieveld). Plan.

Printed catalogues

Boeren, P.C., Catalogus van de handschriften van het Rijksmuseum Meermanno-Westreenianum (Den Haag 1979)


The illuminated manuscripts of the museum are presented together with those of the Koninklijke Bibliotheek on the website Medieval Illuminated Manuscripts

Contact person

Drs. Jos van Heel, keeper of the manuscript collection, 

Procedure for ordering manuscripts

Please contact the library of the museum by phone, mail or e-mail to: a week before your visit (for some manuscript, permission of the keeper is required)

Copyright information

Copyright must be requested from this institution.

Koninklijke Bibliotheek - Nationale bibliotheek van Nederland