Leiden hosts the oldest university in The Netherlands (1575); the city still has the nice atmosphere of a small-scale University Town. It is centrally located nearby cities Amsterdam and The Hague, to Schiphol airport and only 10 km from the beach.
- Museum Naturalis. Skeleton of the famous T-REX, unique in Europe.
- Museum Boerhaave. Dutch National Museum for the History of Science and Medicine.
- Hortus Botanicus Leiden. The oldest Botanical Garden in the Netherlands.
- Rijksmuseum van Oudheden. Famous for its Egyptian collection.
For many more highlights please visit the tourist information center and the Leiden Tourist information website.
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Museum Naturalis (skeleton of the famous T-REX)
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Rijksmuseum van Oudheden (famous Egyptian collection)