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 not hold open days in 2021. The decision was taken as a consequence of the corona crisis.

Royal Netherlands Air Force open days

  • The Royal Netherlands Air Force will not hold open days in 2021. The decision was taken as a consequence of the corona crisis. There will be no alternative programme.

Royal Netherlands Army open days

  • The last held Royal Netherlands Army open days were in 2019. They were held throughout the country.