UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Netherlands

UNESCO World Heritage Site Amsterdam

Netherlands is home to 10 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Of those, there are 9 cultural sites, 1 natural sites and 0 mixed sites. Netherlands shares 1 of those sites with other countries.


The World Heritage Sites in Netherlands are:

  • Schokland and Surroundings

    Schokland and Surroundings, Netherlands
    Schokland was a peninsula that by the 15th century had become an island.
  • Defence Line of Amsterdam

  • Historic Area of Willemstad, Inner City and Harbour, Curaçao

    Historic Area of Willemstad, Inner City and Harbour, Curaçao
    The people of the Netherlands established a trading settlement at a fine natural harbour on the Caribbean island of Curaçao in 1634.
  • Mill Network at Kinderdijk-Elshout

    Mill network in Kinderdijk-Elshout, Netherlands
    The outstanding contribution made by the people of the Netherlands to the technology of handling water is admirably demonstrated by the installations in the Kinderdijk-Elshout area.
  • Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)

    The Wouda Pumping Station at Lemmer, Netherlands
    The Wouda Pumping Station at Lemmer in the province of Friesland opened in 1920. It is the largest steam-pumping station ever built and is still in operation.
  • Droogmakerij de Beemster (Beemster Polder)

  • Rietveld Schröderhuis (Rietveld Schröder House)

  • Wadden Sea

  • Seventeenth-Century Canal Ring Area of Amsterdam inside the Singelgracht

    UNESCO World Heritage Site Amsterdam
    The historic urban ensemble of the canal district of Amsterdam was a project for a new ‘port city’ built at the end of the 16th and beginning of the 17th centuries.
  • Van Nellefabriek

  • Colonies of Benevolence

  • Frontiers of the Roman Empire – The Lower German Limes

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