Access to the militarised zone

access, Scheveningen

Initially, the militarised zone had twelve gateways and anyone could pass in and out. This changed in September 1943 when...

The Pier

Scheveningen, boulevard

Before the war, a visit to Scheveningen’s original ‘Queen Wilhelmina Pier’ was a popular outing. This continued for a while,...

No-go area


Scheveningen was largely abandoned. The only civilians allowed to live there, or to enter the area, were those needed to...