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family & art experiences

Hello Vermeer!

Getting to know the painter Johannes Vermeer in a playful way: that is the idea of ​​the family exhibition Hello Vermeer! created by the Mauritshuis. Families with children between 3 and 11 years old step into another world: Delft in the 17th century. You can learn more about Johannes Vermeer in a playful way in various 17th-century houses. The houses have been recreated after examples from Vermeer’s paintings or in some cases houses that can still be seen in Delft. Various houses have had a meaning in Vermeer’s life and various activities are offered in the houses based on a theme. Dressing up, doing puzzles, watching movies, there is plenty to do, interesting for young and old.