Listed monuments and historic buildings; region 2019

Listed monuments and historic buildings; region 2019

Type of monument Regions 2019 Periods Listed monuments and historic buildings (number)
Listed monuments total The Netherlands 2019 63,323
Listed monuments total Noord-Nederland (LD) 2019 8,474
Listed monuments total Oost-Nederland (LD) 2019 10,608
Listed monuments total West-Nederland (LD) 2019 29,118
Listed monuments total Zuid-Nederland (LD) 2019 15,121
Listed monuments total Groningen (PV) 2019 2,767
Listed monuments total Friesland (PV) 2019 4,336
Listed monuments total Drenthe (PV) 2019 1,371
Listed monuments total Overijssel (PV) 2019 4,045
Listed monuments total Flevoland (PV) 2019 109
Listed monuments total Gelderland (PV) 2019 6,563
Listed monuments total Utrecht (PV) 2019 5,873
Listed monuments total Noord-Holland (PV) 2019 14,087
Listed monuments total Zuid-Holland (PV) 2019 9,049
Listed monuments total Zeeland (PV) 2019 3,746
Listed monuments total Noord-Brabant (PV) 2019 5,927
Listed monuments total Limburg (PV) 2019 5,448
Listed monuments total Oost-Groningen (CR) 2019 521
Listed monuments total Delfzijl en omgeving (CR) 2019 397
Listed monuments total Overig Groningen (CR) 2019 1,849
Listed monuments total Noord-Friesland (CR) 2019 2,923
Listed monuments total Zuidwest-Friesland (CR) 2019 982
Listed monuments total Zuidoost-Friesland (CR) 2019 431
Listed monuments total Noord-Drenthe (CR) 2019 644
Listed monuments total Zuidoost-Drenthe (CR) 2019 307
Listed monuments total Zuidwest-Drenthe (CR) 2019 420
Listed monuments total Noord-Overijssel (CR) 2019 2,001
Listed monuments total Zuidwest-Overijssel (CR) 2019 797
Listed monuments total Twente (CR) 2019 1,247
Listed monuments total Veluwe (CR) 2019 1,823
Listed monuments total Achterhoek (CR) 2019 1,567
Listed monuments total Arnhem/Nijmegen (CR) 2019 1,936
Listed monuments total Zuidwest-Gelderland (CR) 2019 1,237
Listed monuments total Utrecht (CR) 2019 5,873
Listed monuments total Kop van Noord-Holland (CR) 2019 1,571
Listed monuments total Alkmaar en omgeving (CR) 2019 773
Listed monuments total IJmond (CR) 2019 285
Listed monuments total Agglomeratie Haarlem (CR) 2019 1,570
Listed monuments total Zaanstreek (CR) 2019 309
Listed monuments total Groot-Amsterdam (CR) 2019 8,358
Listed monuments total Het Gooi en Vechtstreek (CR) 2019 1,221
Listed monuments total Agglomeratie Leiden en Bollenstreek (CR) 2019 1,819
Listed monuments total Agglomeratie 's-Gravenhage (CR) 2019 1,750
Listed monuments total Delft en Westland (CR) 2019 874
Listed monuments total Oost-Zuid-Holland (CR) 2019 939
Listed monuments total Groot-Rijnmond (CR) 2019 2,232
Listed monuments total Zuidoost-Zuid-Holland (CR) 2019 1,435
Listed monuments total Zeeuwsch-Vlaanderen (CR) 2019 400
Listed monuments total Overig Zeeland (CR) 2019 3,346
Listed monuments total West-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2019 1,656
Listed monuments total Midden-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2019 1,092
Listed monuments total Noordoost-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2019 2,099
Listed monuments total Zuidoost-Noord-Brabant (CR) 2019 1,080
Listed monuments total Noord-Limburg (CR) 2019 558
Listed monuments total Midden-Limburg (CR) 2019 852
Listed monuments total Zuid-Limburg (CR) 2019 4,038
Listed monuments total Flevoland (CR) 2019 109
Listed monuments total Aa en Hunze 2019 103
Listed monuments total Aalsmeer 2019 37
Listed monuments total Aalten 2019 62
Listed monuments total Achtkarspelen 2019 66
Listed monuments total Alblasserdam 2019 23
Listed monuments total Albrandswaard 2019 29
Listed monuments total Alkmaar 2019 579
Listed monuments total Almelo 2019 77
Listed monuments total Almere 2019 15
Listed monuments total Alphen aan den Rijn 2019 168
Listed monuments total Alphen-Chaam 2019 60
Listed monuments total Altena 2019 221
Listed monuments total Ameland 2019 112
Listed monuments total Amersfoort 2019 461
Listed monuments total Amstelveen 2019 71
Listed monuments total Amsterdam 2019 7,496
Listed monuments total Apeldoorn 2019 213
Listed monuments total Appingedam 2019 100
Listed monuments total Arnhem 2019 565
Listed monuments total Assen 2019 136
Listed monuments total Asten 2019 19
Listed monuments total Baarle-Nassau 2019 15
Listed monuments total Baarn 2019 152
Listed monuments total Barendrecht 2019 20
Listed monuments total Barneveld 2019 48
Listed monuments total Beek (L.) 2019 54
Listed monuments total Beekdaelen 2019 255
Listed monuments total Beemster 2019 88
Listed monuments total Beesel 2019 21
Listed monuments total Berg en Dal 2019 110
Listed monuments total Bergeijk 2019 46
Listed monuments total Bergen (L.) 2019 28
Listed monuments total Bergen (NH.) 2019 132
Listed monuments total Bergen op Zoom 2019 324
Listed monuments total Berkelland 2019 122
Listed monuments total Bernheze 2019 67
Listed monuments total Best 2019 25
Listed monuments total Beuningen 2019 66
Listed monuments total Beverwijk 2019 41
Listed monuments total De Bilt 2019 175
Listed monuments total Bladel 2019 35
Listed monuments total Blaricum 2019 69
Listed monuments total Bloemendaal 2019 271
Source: CBS.
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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 1965-2019. 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, 2019 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: 1965

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

Changes as of 2 June 2020:
This is a new table. Tables containing the listed monuments using the regional classifications for the years 2015-2018 can be found in the data archive. The older tables use a classification of the type of monument into 11 categories and do not include archeological monuments. This new table uses a new classification of the type of monument into 14 main categories (hoofdcategorieën), including archeological monuments. Of these main categories 13 are currently in use.

When will new figures be published?
The figures with the endposition of December 31, 2020 will be available in the first quarter of 2021 in a new table with the municipal classification of 2020. The figures from previous years 1965-2019 will also be presented according to the municipal classification of 2020.

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 which have been selected for their beauty or historical value to the country. They have been designated protected monuments by the national government as specified in legislation on cultural heritage (Erfgoedwet).