Visiting information

The Peace Palace Library is open 5 days a week: Monday till Friday from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. The Library is closed during weekends.

If you wish to visit the Library, you need to tell this to our security at the gate of the Peace Palace. Be sure to bring a valid ID (passport, driving licence). You will have to show your ID at the main gate, where you will be given a visitor's day pass. Without a valid ID you can't visit the Library.

Opening hours
Mon-Fri: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sat-Sun: closed
Visiting address
Carnegieplein 2
2517 KJ The Hague
The Netherlands
Contact information
Phone: +31 70 302 4125 (10 am - 4 pm)
Fax +31 70 302 41 66

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Getting there

Due to the new HTM Timetables and Routes, Tram 17 will no longer stop at Stop Vredespaleis/Peace Palace.

Please consult or

From The Hague Central Station
Bus 24, Direction Kijkduin, from the bus platform upstairs.
Any tram/bus to Centrum. Switching to Tram 1, Direction Scheveningen Noorderstrand.

From The Hague Hollands Spoor
Tram 1, Direction Scheveningen Noorderstrand

To The Hague Central Station
Tram 1 Direction Delft and switch Trams in the City Centre
Bus 24 Direction Station Mariahoeve (from Stop Alexanderplein)
Bus 22 Direction Duinzigt (from Stop Javastraat)

To The Hague Hollands Spoor
Tram 1, Direction Delft

You can plan your trip using 9292 ov, and you can more information at The Hague public transport website (HTM).