Leiden Expat Center

 

Welcome to Leiden

The Leiden area is a booming knowledge region. It is  home to the Leiden University, the Leiden Bio Science Park, the aerospace cluster and the floral industry. Apart from offering challenging jobs, the Leiden region is an excellent location for living and recreation. 

The Expat Centre Leiden provides a warm welcome to expats who live and work in the Leiden region. We will help you find answers to questions about the issues you will deal with when settling in the Netherlands. Our dedicated expat officers will answer your questions and offer you advice on a wide range of topics. You can email your questions to welcome@expatcentreleiden.nl or visit the Expat Centre Leiden at the VVV Leiden (Tourist information Centre, Stationsweg 26, Leiden).
Last update: 11-05-2016

News

Life, Love & Law in The Netherlands 24 May 2016

You are an expat and living in The Netherlands? Have you settled? Can you adjust to Dutch culture and way of living? Do you live here with your...more

New Expat Centre for the Leiden Region 13 May 2016

The Leiden Region is gaining a professional regional Expat Centre. This at the initiative of Economie071, a collaboration of businesses, local...more

Vacature Manager Expat Centre Leiden (ECL) (24 ~ 32 uur) 12 May 2016

De Leidse regio is de meest kennisintensieve regio van Nederland. Dat wil zeggen dat in de Leidse regio de meeste hoog opgeleide mensen wonen en...more

Agenda

Thursday
Jun 09
Life, Love & Law in The Netherlands

You are an expat and living in The Netherlands? Have you settled? Can you adjust to Dutch culture and way of living? Do you live here with your family? Does everyone respond to his or her new environment in the same way?

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Saturday
Jun 11
The Leiden Bee Market

The Leiden Bee Market has been an annual event since the seventies and always draws a crowd of thousands. The market focuses on Nature, environment and sustainability. Beekeepers share stories about the interesting life of a honey bee and demonstrate how they handle bees.  

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Saturday
Jun 11
Market under the Lime Trees

Those who love gardens, lifestyle and delicatessen will find ample inspiration at the annual ‘Markt onder de Linden’. The leafy Lindenplein and the stylish Voorstraat will serve as a charming backdrop for a number of activities and attractions.

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