10 and September 11 is the weekend of the Open Monuments Day.
Our building at Westeinde 43 Voorburg opens its doors on Saturday September 10 from 10:00 to 17:00 hours.
At 15.00 Kees van der Leer will give a lecture on the book Spraakmakende Personen in Voorburgse Prentkunst designed by same-d.
The themes in the 2016 edition are icons and symbols. Like the monuments themselves the historic persons in the history of Voorburg are icons and symbols.
A special book about the people and the environment in which they lived has been designed by same-d. The first copy of this richly illustrated book will be presented to Mr Klaas Tigelaar, the new mayor of Leidschendam-Voorburg. This ceremony takes place in the country house on the estate Middenburg, Westeinde 28 Voorburg. Mr Pieter van den Kerkhoff, president of the Open Monuments Day of Leidschendam Voorburg will be presenting the first book.
At 15.00 the author will give a short lecture on this new book in Villa 't Kruispunt, Westeinde 43, Voorburg and afterward there will be a signing of books that have been purchased.