A guided tour in the Army Museum.

Guided tours

The guided tours will be done by a guide. The maximum per group is 25 persons. If the party is bigger than 25 persons, it will  be divided into groups with a maximum of 25 persons. Delft Guided Tours is the exclusive company taking care of these guided tours. You can also book via the Army Museum, but we will be executing the guided tours. You can choose from  the possibilities below:

Highlights;

Eighty Years' War;

From Republic till Kingdom;

To War! European wars 1789-1919;

First World War;

Second World War;

Far Away! Peace missions;

Arms History.

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An armour of Prince Maurits, the well known innovator of the army in the Eigthy Years' War.

Highlights

For this guided tour a number of special objects are selected from the fixed exhibition. The period is from the roman period till today in a chronological order. The objects, that will be treated, consist of arms, armour, paintings, kettledrums, conscription drum, ambulance, et cetera. The tour will take 1 hour.

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Prince Frederik Hendrik is besieging the city 's Hertogenbosch.

Eighty Years' War

The Eighty Years' War is the rebellion against the king of Spain in which The Netherlands were founded. The period is from 1568 till 1648 and is an important period in the history of The Netherlands. The Netherlands were in this an innovative country not only on the military, but also on art and trade. The tour will take 1 hour.

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Passing the river Beresina in 1812.

From Republic till Kingdom

This tour is about the period from the end of the 17th century till 1815, when the kingdom of The Netherlands were founded. It covers the period in which The Netherlands were occupied by the French in the time of Napoleon. The tour will take 1 hour.

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The second ambulance of the Dutch Army mad at the end of the 19th century.

To War! European wars 1789-1919

This guided tour is especially made for the final year secondary school students. The tour will take 1 hour.

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A uniform of emperor William II of Germany.

First World War

The Netherlands did not participate in the first  World War. In this guided tour we give attention to the period and the related exhibits. The tour will take 1 hour.

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A Vickers anti aircraft gun used in may 1940 near Delft.

Second World War

In this guided tour we are giving attention to the period of this war in The Netherlands. Invasion by the German in may 1940, the period during the occupation and the liberation in may 1945. The tour will take 1 hour.

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United Nations object of a mission in Bosnia-Hezegovina.

Far away! Peace missions

This guided tour is about the military operations after 1945 with Korea, Indonesia and peace missions of the Dutch Army mostly under the flag of the United Nations. The tour will take 1 hour.

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First machine gun used by the Dutch Army. A Gardner system built in license in Delft.

Arms History

This guided tour is telling and showing the development of fire-arms from the beginning until the present. The tour will take 1 hour.

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A number of dummies for the hands on in the different periods.

Museum lessons

The museum lessons will be given by a guide and will last 1 hour. It is developed for the last two classes of the primary school and the first two classes of the secondary school. In the first half there will be a presentation in a class-room followed by hands on with several objects. In the second half there will be a guided tour through the exhibition. This can be done by one school class at the time. Delft Guided Tours is the exclusive company taking care for these museum lessons. You also can book via the Army Museum, but we will be executing the museum lessons. You can choose from the following possibilities:

Romans;

Middle Ages;

Eighty Years' War;

Second World War.

 

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A model of a Roman castellum.

Romans

In this museum lesson the period of the Romans in the Netherlands will be covered.

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Armour.

Middle Ages

In this museum lesson the period of the Middle Ages in the Netherlands will be covered.

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A model of the Spanish Army marching under general Verdugo at the end of the 16th century.

Eighty Years' War

In this museum lesson the period of the Eighty Years' War in the Netherlands will be covered.

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The helmet queen Wilhelmina was using in the Second World War.

Second World War

In this museum lesson the period of the Second World War in the Netherlands will be covered.

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