Defence Open Days

Each year the Netherlands armed forces services organises open days on a rotational basis. Open days are intended to show how the Netherlands Defence organisation works for peace and security throughout the world. On these days everyone is welcome to have a look behind the scenes.

Royal Netherlands Navy open days

  • The Royal Netherlands Navy will hold open days from June 30 to July 2¬†2023.¬†This time in combination with Sail Den Helder, which takes place from 29 June to 2 July.

Royal Netherlands Army open days

  • The Royal Netherlands Army will not hold open days in 2023.

Royal Netherlands Air Force open days

  • The Royal Netherlands Air Force will not hold open days in 2023.