Listed monuments and historic buildings; region 2018

Listed monuments and historic buildings; region 2018

Type of monument Periods Regions Listed monuments and historic buildings (number)
Listed monuments total 2018 The Netherlands 61,908
Listed monuments total 2018 Groningen (PV) 2,555
Listed monuments total 2018 Friesland (PV) 4,143
Listed monuments total 2018 Drenthe (PV) 1,281
Listed monuments total 2018 Overijssel (PV) 3,932
Listed monuments total 2018 Flevoland (PV) 82
Listed monuments total 2018 Gelderland (PV) 6,277
Listed monuments total 2018 Utrecht (PV) 5,611
Listed monuments total 2018 Noord-Holland (PV) 14,031
Listed monuments total 2018 Zuid-Holland (PV) 9,154
Listed monuments total 2018 Zeeland (PV) 3,677
Listed monuments total 2018 Noord-Brabant (PV) 5,825
Listed monuments total 2018 Limburg (PV) 5,340
Public buildings 2018 The Netherlands 2,086
Public buildings 2018 Groningen (PV) 84
Public buildings 2018 Friesland (PV) 107
Public buildings 2018 Drenthe (PV) 97
Public buildings 2018 Overijssel (PV) 89
Public buildings 2018 Flevoland (PV) 5
Public buildings 2018 Gelderland (PV) 320
Public buildings 2018 Utrecht (PV) 184
Public buildings 2018 Noord-Holland (PV) 363
Public buildings 2018 Zuid-Holland (PV) 306
Public buildings 2018 Zeeland (PV) 78
Public buildings 2018 Noord-Brabant (PV) 314
Public buildings 2018 Limburg (PV) 139
Defence works 2018 The Netherlands 1,920
Defence works 2018 Groningen (PV) 17
Defence works 2018 Friesland (PV) 53
Defence works 2018 Drenthe (PV) 6
Defence works 2018 Overijssel (PV) 140
Defence works 2018 Flevoland (PV) 0
Defence works 2018 Gelderland (PV) 350
Defence works 2018 Utrecht (PV) 549
Defence works 2018 Noord-Holland (PV) 162
Defence works 2018 Zuid-Holland (PV) 115
Defence works 2018 Zeeland (PV) 189
Defence works 2018 Noord-Brabant (PV) 193
Defence works 2018 Limburg (PV) 146
Churches and cloisters 2018 The Netherlands 4,373
Churches and cloisters 2018 Groningen (PV) 263
Churches and cloisters 2018 Friesland (PV) 461
Churches and cloisters 2018 Drenthe (PV) 119
Churches and cloisters 2018 Overijssel (PV) 213
Churches and cloisters 2018 Flevoland (PV) 8
Churches and cloisters 2018 Gelderland (PV) 536
Churches and cloisters 2018 Utrecht (PV) 227
Churches and cloisters 2018 Noord-Holland (PV) 516
Churches and cloisters 2018 Zuid-Holland (PV) 463
Churches and cloisters 2018 Zeeland (PV) 200
Churches and cloisters 2018 Noord-Brabant (PV) 760
Churches and cloisters 2018 Limburg (PV) 607
Buildings and houses 2018 The Netherlands 36,252
Buildings and houses 2018 Groningen (PV) 1,231
Buildings and houses 2018 Friesland (PV) 2,492
Buildings and houses 2018 Drenthe (PV) 360
Buildings and houses 2018 Overijssel (PV) 1,891
Buildings and houses 2018 Flevoland (PV) 45
Buildings and houses 2018 Gelderland (PV) 2,575
Buildings and houses 2018 Utrecht (PV) 2,790
Buildings and houses 2018 Noord-Holland (PV) 10,852
Buildings and houses 2018 Zuid-Holland (PV) 6,007
Buildings and houses 2018 Zeeland (PV) 2,614
Buildings and houses 2018 Noord-Brabant (PV) 2,737
Buildings and houses 2018 Limburg (PV) 2,658
Charitable institutions 2018 The Netherlands 458
Charitable institutions 2018 Groningen (PV) 26
Charitable institutions 2018 Friesland (PV) 38
Charitable institutions 2018 Drenthe (PV) 20
Charitable institutions 2018 Overijssel (PV) 11
Charitable institutions 2018 Flevoland (PV) 0
Charitable institutions 2018 Gelderland (PV) 28
Charitable institutions 2018 Utrecht (PV) 37
Charitable institutions 2018 Noord-Holland (PV) 122
Charitable institutions 2018 Zuid-Holland (PV) 112
Charitable institutions 2018 Zeeland (PV) 17
Charitable institutions 2018 Noord-Brabant (PV) 35
Charitable institutions 2018 Limburg (PV) 12
Agricultural buildings 2018 The Netherlands 7,481
Agricultural buildings 2018 Groningen (PV) 460
Agricultural buildings 2018 Friesland (PV) 440
Agricultural buildings 2018 Drenthe (PV) 514
Agricultural buildings 2018 Overijssel (PV) 821
Agricultural buildings 2018 Flevoland (PV) 6
Agricultural buildings 2018 Gelderland (PV) 1,130
Agricultural buildings 2018 Utrecht (PV) 621
Agricultural buildings 2018 Noord-Holland (PV) 558
Agricultural buildings 2018 Zuid-Holland (PV) 879
Agricultural buildings 2018 Zeeland (PV) 238
Agricultural buildings 2018 Noord-Brabant (PV) 821
Agricultural buildings 2018 Limburg (PV) 993
Mills 2018 The Netherlands 1,274
Mills 2018 Groningen (PV) 89
Mills 2018 Friesland (PV) 153
Mills 2018 Drenthe (PV) 37
Mills 2018 Overijssel (PV) 63
Mills 2018 Flevoland (PV) 0
Mills 2018 Gelderland (PV) 158
Mills 2018 Utrecht (PV) 43
Mills 2018 Noord-Holland (PV) 146
Mills 2018 Zuid-Holland (PV) 245
Mills 2018 Zeeland (PV) 86
Mills 2018 Noord-Brabant (PV) 138
Mills 2018 Limburg (PV) 116
Road- and waterworks 2018 The Netherlands 1,068
Road- and waterworks 2018 Groningen (PV) 105
Road- and waterworks 2018 Friesland (PV) 93
Road- and waterworks 2018 Drenthe (PV) 15
Road- and waterworks 2018 Overijssel (PV) 42
Road- and waterworks 2018 Flevoland (PV) 18
Road- and waterworks 2018 Gelderland (PV) 68
Road- and waterworks 2018 Utrecht (PV) 129
Road- and waterworks 2018 Noord-Holland (PV) 173
Road- and waterworks 2018 Zuid-Holland (PV) 248
Road- and waterworks 2018 Zeeland (PV) 52
Road- and waterworks 2018 Noord-Brabant (PV) 71
Road- and waterworks 2018 Limburg (PV) 54
Hospitality establishments 2018 The Netherlands 213
Hospitality establishments 2018 Groningen (PV) 20
Hospitality establishments 2018 Friesland (PV) 21
Hospitality establishments 2018 Drenthe (PV) 5
Hospitality establishments 2018 Overijssel (PV) 7
Hospitality establishments 2018 Flevoland (PV) 0
Hospitality establishments 2018 Gelderland (PV) 19
Hospitality establishments 2018 Utrecht (PV) 23
Hospitality establishments 2018 Noord-Holland (PV) 51
Hospitality establishments 2018 Zuid-Holland (PV) 14
Hospitality establishments 2018 Zeeland (PV) 2
Hospitality establishments 2018 Noord-Brabant (PV) 27
Hospitality establishments 2018 Limburg (PV) 24
Castles 2018 The Netherlands 1,017
Castles 2018 Groningen (PV) 23
Castles 2018 Friesland (PV) 30
Castles 2018 Drenthe (PV) 25
Castles 2018 Overijssel (PV) 91
Castles 2018 Flevoland (PV) 0
Castles 2018 Gelderland (PV) 214
Castles 2018 Utrecht (PV) 176
Castles 2018 Noord-Holland (PV) 88
Castles 2018 Zuid-Holland (PV) 119
Castles 2018 Zeeland (PV) 32
Castles 2018 Noord-Brabant (PV) 84
Castles 2018 Limburg (PV) 135
Other objects 2018 The Netherlands 5,766
Other objects 2018 Groningen (PV) 237
Other objects 2018 Friesland (PV) 255
Other objects 2018 Drenthe (PV) 83
Other objects 2018 Overijssel (PV) 564
Other objects 2018 Flevoland (PV) 0
Other objects 2018 Gelderland (PV) 879
Other objects 2018 Utrecht (PV) 832
Other objects 2018 Noord-Holland (PV) 1,000
Other objects 2018 Zuid-Holland (PV) 646
Other objects 2018 Zeeland (PV) 169
Other objects 2018 Noord-Brabant (PV) 645
Other objects 2018 Limburg (PV) 456
Source: CBS.
Explanation of symbols

Table description


This table contains figures on the number of listed monuments and historic buildings in the Netherlands on 31 December of the year in question for the years 2013-2018. Provincial and municipal monuments are not included in this table. All figures in this table are based on the Dutch National Register of Monuments and Historic Buildings which is compiled by the Cultural Heritage Agency of the Netherlands. The regional classification is based on the municipal classification of January 1, 2018 for all years. The figures are not only broken down by type of monument, but also by part of the country, province and municipality.

Data available from: 2013

Status of the figures:
The figures in this table are final.

Changes as of 19 March 2019:
This is a new table.

When will new figures be published?
The figures with the endposition of December 31, 2019 will be available in the first quarter of 2020 in a new table with the municipal classification of 2019. The figures from previous years 2013-2018 will also be presented according to the municipal classification of 2019.

Description topics

Listed monuments and historic buildings
Monuments listed in the Dutch National Register of Monuments and Historic Buildings are buildings or other objects of general (national) interest, for example, by their beauty, their scientific significance or their cultural and historical value. They are appointed by the government as a protected monument as specified in legislation on cultural heritage (Erfgoedwet).