Top 6 tips for Wijk aan Zee

The beach is of course the most popular attraction of Wijk aan Zee. From young to old, everybody daily enjoys the sun by the sea or a breath of fresh air on the beach.

However, Wijk aan Zee has so much more to offer. Below is our overview of the best, most interesting and beautiful sights, museums and attractions. There are plenty of alternative daytime activities for every wallet.

Top 6 Wijk aan Zee


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Het HoogovensMuseum brengt de historie van het staalbedrijf in IJmuiden in beeld. De ontwikkeling van het ijzer- en ...

Sea and Harbor Museum

The museum gives you an idea of the history of IJmuiden that started with the digging of the North Sea canal around 1870, ...

Frans Hals Museum

In Haarlem starts the Golden Age! Master portraitist Frans Hals settled here, as well as other celebrities such as Jan Steen ...

Museum Haarlem

The Museum Haarlem is the historical city museum of Haarlem. The museum tells the story of the history of the city ...

Forteiland IJmuiden

Fort Island IJmuiden is located at the mouth of the North Sea and is part of the 'Stelling van Amsterdam' (Defense line of ...