City of culture

Not only has Leiden some wonderful museums, the city has also much to offer in terms of music and theatre. A stage play in the "Leidse Schouwburg" theatre or classical music in the "Stadsgehoorzaal" auditorium. So there is definitely no reason to be bored in Leiden after dark.

The Leiden theatres offer a varied programme. Music, stage plays, musicals and dancing. No matter your taste, Leiden has something for everyone. 

The "Leidse Schouwburg" is the oldest still operating theatre in the Netherlands with 541 seats. It was built in 1705.

Overview of the theatres