Museum Night Leiden
Museum Night Leiden celebrates its 11th edition with an exciting line-up of events, from mind hack sessions to guided tours of Leiden. Most of the programme is in English, which is great news for expats!
Highlights of Museum Night Leiden
Expect live musical performances, art installations, conversations about the future, talks on diverse topics, from molecular biology to the culture of the historic city of Leiden, guided tours and the implications of science in our world in the past, present and future,
Museum Night Leiden after party
The after party takes place at the Waag. Doors open at 1am and visitors can enjoy music and drinks, together with swashes of colour by local artists!
You can visit the following museums:
- Leiden Botanic Garden
- Leiden Observatory
- Rijksmuseum van Oudheden
- Rijksmuseum Boerhaave
- Naturalis Biodiversity Centre
- National Museum of Ethnology
- SieboldHuis Japanese Museum
- Leiden Weaver House Museum
- Leiden Heritage Centre
- De Valk Windmill Museum
- Corpus Journey Through the Human Body
Find the right ticket for you
Book your tickets in advance. Museum Night Leiden presents tickets with an abundance of choice, so feel free to browse the Museum Night Leiden website to find out which ticket is the best option for you.
The basic ticket, at 13,75 euros, is in the form of a wrist-band which allows you access to all of the participating museums. The first combination ticket costs 49,50 euros and gives you a guided tour through Leiden and includes a three-course dinner and three drinks in three different restaurants.
The second combination ticket costs 29,95 euros and gives you access to the event plus three special beers at Café Oliviers. The event tickets all give free access to the after party!
Come back another day
If you feel you missed something, you can come back and visit a museum another day! Hand in your wristband at one of the locations and get one free admission. This offer lasts until September.