A glimpse of the fishermen in the old days

Besides a nostalgic collection of paintings by foreign and Dutch painters there are also regional attractionsto see.

The Katwijks museum is located in a beautiful monumental building, which used to serve as a shipowner's house, and is very nice to visit if you want to know more about Katwijk's history.

The museum gives a good impression of what life was like 100 years ago in the Kattuk fishing village and by seeing the beautiful paintings, costumes, unique fishermen's objects and authentic rooms of a fisherman's house, you can travel back in time.

Be sure to take a tour here, which is provided by Katwijker locals and they can tell all the beautiful stories about everything you see.