During a tour, one of our professional guides will tell you everything you want to know about flood risk management in the Netherlands, from the 1953 flood disaster to the Delta works and the latest developments. Outside, by the side of the imposing Maeslant storm surge barrier, you will discover exactly how this barrier works.
We can customised your tour. We have tours for primary and secondary schools, students, personnel outings, family days and children’s parties, as well as special technical tours or foreign language tours.All our guides speak English, some also speak German and/or French.


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Guided tours for individual visitors

Guided tours are available to individual visitors usually during weekends and holidays,. 

English Tours

We offer English guided tours.
Check this month's scheduled Tours at Agenda and book your tour.


Maeslantkeringweg 139
3151 ZZ Hoek van Holland
Tel: 088-7970630

Opening hours

monday - friday
10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.
saturday, sunday and public holidays
11.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
closed on 1 jan., 25 dec. en 31 dec.