Updated edition 2015.
The Netherlands now has ten monuments and landscapes that are included in the prestigious UNESCO World Heritage List. World Heritage Sites are cultural and natural heritage sites that are irreplaceable and unique, so they should be seen as the property of the entire world. 'World Heritage of the Netherlands' describes the origins, historical meaning and special character of each heritage site in the country. The beautiful photography and historical images make it a unique document!
The monuments and landscapes: Schokland and Surroundings; Defence Line of Amsterdam; Mill Network at Kinderdijk-Elshout; Willemstad, Curaçao; D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station; Beemster Polder; Rietveld Schröder House; Wadden Sea; Canal Ring Area of Amsterdam; Van Nellefabriek (Achterflap)