DELFT CITY HALL – EXOTIC HISTORICAL BUILDING OF DELFT

delft city hall at night

 

Delft is a big city in South Holland, located between Rotterdam and Den Hag. The city has a very special historical value. One of the best places that you musn’t miss if you are in visit to Delft is Delft City Hall, it is a extraordinary building that was established using Renaissance style by a Dutch architect named Hendrick de Keyser.

Delft City Hall was founded in 1200 and got renovated in 1400. The area around the Delft City hall ever suffer several fires (in 1536 and 1618). Delft City Hall then redesigned by Hendrick de Keyser and rebuilt in 1629, it changes over the centuries and finally reopened to public in 20th century.

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If you pay a visit to Delft City Hall, although you can not get into the building, you can enjoy the beauty of the Renaissance’s magnificent architecture from outside. Besides, there are some other interesting attractions near the Delft city hall, such as Niuewe Kerk (New Church), Oude Kerk (old church), and Prinsenhof museum. To reach the Delft City Hall you can simply walk from central station of delft because the location is not too far.

All the decoration inside Delft City Hall using expensive materials to provide prestigious character for the building . At night the scenery of the Delft City hall is so impressive, you can see the lights that make Delft City hall more beautiful and magnificent.

Nowadays Delft City Hall is often used by local residents to hold wedding ceremonies. Many People want to get married in the Delft City Hall because it has a very high historical value.

Map to Delft City Hall

Pictures of Delft City Hall

delft city hall

delft city hall

 

delft city hall of netherlands

delft city hall of netherlands

 

delft city hall at night

delft city hall at night (wikipedia)

 

beautiful delft city hall

beautiful delft city hall

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