This year you will find us on Hiswa again.




Batavia shipyard

The Batavia shipyard is a first rate cultural and tourist attraction. Nowhere in the world can you be as close as this to shipbuilding of the Dutch Golden Age. This dynamic shipyard is open to the public every day.

De Delft

In Delfshaven near Rotterdam an 18th century ship of the line is given a new life. “Stichting Historisch Schip” (Foundation for Historical Ships) “De Delft” is realising this project on her yard on the river Meuse, near oud-Delfshaven.

Utrecht State yacht

On a shipyard in Veilingstraat enthusiastic shipbuilders and woodcarvers have worked on the true-to-history reconstruction of an extraordinary sailing ship, using an authentic drawing from the 18th century.