Listed monuments and historic buildings; region (2024), 1965-2023

Listed monuments and historic buildings; region (2024), 1965-2023

Type of monument Periods Regions Listed monuments and historic buildings (number)
Listed monuments total 2023 The Netherlands 63,195
Listed monuments total 2023 Groningen (PV) 2,762
Listed monuments total 2023 Fryslân (PV) 4,318
Listed monuments total 2023 Drenthe (PV) 1,367
Listed monuments total 2023 Overijssel (PV) 4,032
Listed monuments total 2023 Flevoland (PV) 109
Listed monuments total 2023 Gelderland (PV) 6,547
Listed monuments total 2023 Utrecht (PV) 5,853
Listed monuments total 2023 Noord-Holland (PV) 14,068
Listed monuments total 2023 Zuid-Holland (PV) 9,044
Listed monuments total 2023 Zeeland (PV) 3,734
Listed monuments total 2023 Noord-Brabant (PV) 5,918
Listed monuments total 2023 Limburg (PV) 5,442
Archaeology 2023 The Netherlands 1,466
Archaeology 2023 Groningen (PV) 214
Archaeology 2023 Fryslân (PV) 197
Archaeology 2023 Drenthe (PV) 91
Archaeology 2023 Overijssel (PV) 117
Archaeology 2023 Flevoland (PV) 27
Archaeology 2023 Gelderland (PV) 295
Archaeology 2023 Utrecht (PV) 108
Archaeology 2023 Noord-Holland (PV) 70
Archaeology 2023 Zuid-Holland (PV) 59
Archaeology 2023 Zeeland (PV) 72
Archaeology 2023 Noord-Brabant (PV) 105
Archaeology 2023 Limburg (PV) 110
Administr., court, government buildings 2023 The Netherlands 722
Administr., court, government buildings 2023 Groningen (PV) 39
Administr., court, government buildings 2023 Fryslân (PV) 59
Administr., court, government buildings 2023 Drenthe (PV) 38
Administr., court, government buildings 2023 Overijssel (PV) 39
Administr., court, government buildings 2023 Flevoland (PV) 1
Administr., court, government buildings 2023 Gelderland (PV) 51
Administr., court, government buildings 2023 Utrecht (PV) 59
Administr., court, government buildings 2023 Noord-Holland (PV) 120
Administr., court, government buildings 2023 Zuid-Holland (PV) 118
Administr., court, government buildings 2023 Zeeland (PV) 39
Administr., court, government buildings 2023 Noord-Brabant (PV) 114
Administr., court, government buildings 2023 Limburg (PV) 45
Farms, mills and businesses 2023 The Netherlands 9,898
Farms, mills and businesses 2023 Groningen (PV) 621
Farms, mills and businesses 2023 Fryslân (PV) 633
Farms, mills and businesses 2023 Drenthe (PV) 579
Farms, mills and businesses 2023 Overijssel (PV) 947
Farms, mills and businesses 2023 Flevoland (PV) 19
Farms, mills and businesses 2023 Gelderland (PV) 1,433
Farms, mills and businesses 2023 Utrecht (PV) 787
Farms, mills and businesses 2023 Noord-Holland (PV) 911
Farms, mills and businesses 2023 Zuid-Holland (PV) 1,264
Farms, mills and businesses 2023 Zeeland (PV) 365
Farms, mills and businesses 2023 Noord-Brabant (PV) 1,144
Farms, mills and businesses 2023 Limburg (PV) 1,195
Culture, health and science 2023 The Netherlands 1,330
Culture, health and science 2023 Groningen (PV) 68
Culture, health and science 2023 Fryslân (PV) 75
Culture, health and science 2023 Drenthe (PV) 47
Culture, health and science 2023 Overijssel (PV) 57
Culture, health and science 2023 Flevoland (PV) 4
Culture, health and science 2023 Gelderland (PV) 147
Culture, health and science 2023 Utrecht (PV) 100
Culture, health and science 2023 Noord-Holland (PV) 326
Culture, health and science 2023 Zuid-Holland (PV) 268
Culture, health and science 2023 Zeeland (PV) 32
Culture, health and science 2023 Noord-Brabant (PV) 126
Culture, health and science 2023 Limburg (PV) 80
Commercial, storage, transport buildings 2023 The Netherlands 2,208
Commercial, storage, transport buildings 2023 Groningen (PV) 106
Commercial, storage, transport buildings 2023 Fryslân (PV) 118
Commercial, storage, transport buildings 2023 Drenthe (PV) 17
Commercial, storage, transport buildings 2023 Overijssel (PV) 78
Commercial, storage, transport buildings 2023 Flevoland (PV) 2
Commercial, storage, transport buildings 2023 Gelderland (PV) 138
Commercial, storage, transport buildings 2023 Utrecht (PV) 123
Commercial, storage, transport buildings 2023 Noord-Holland (PV) 854
Commercial, storage, transport buildings 2023 Zuid-Holland (PV) 431
Commercial, storage, transport buildings 2023 Zeeland (PV) 135
Commercial, storage, transport buildings 2023 Noord-Brabant (PV) 155
Commercial, storage, transport buildings 2023 Limburg (PV) 51
Castles, country houses and parks 2023 The Netherlands 5,531
Castles, country houses and parks 2023 Groningen (PV) 148
Castles, country houses and parks 2023 Fryslân (PV) 222
Castles, country houses and parks 2023 Drenthe (PV) 109
Castles, country houses and parks 2023 Overijssel (PV) 662
Castles, country houses and parks 2023 Flevoland (PV) 0
Castles, country houses and parks 2023 Gelderland (PV) 1,168
Castles, country houses and parks 2023 Utrecht (PV) 1,092
Castles, country houses and parks 2023 Noord-Holland (PV) 525
Castles, country houses and parks 2023 Zuid-Holland (PV) 581
Castles, country houses and parks 2023 Zeeland (PV) 141
Castles, country houses and parks 2023 Noord-Brabant (PV) 400
Castles, country houses and parks 2023 Limburg (PV) 483
Religious buildings 2023 The Netherlands 4,354
Religious buildings 2023 Groningen (PV) 264
Religious buildings 2023 Fryslân (PV) 441
Religious buildings 2023 Drenthe (PV) 117
Religious buildings 2023 Overijssel (PV) 212
Religious buildings 2023 Flevoland (PV) 8
Religious buildings 2023 Gelderland (PV) 526
Religious buildings 2023 Utrecht (PV) 242
Religious buildings 2023 Noord-Holland (PV) 525
Religious buildings 2023 Zuid-Holland (PV) 450
Religious buildings 2023 Zeeland (PV) 201
Religious buildings 2023 Noord-Brabant (PV) 760
Religious buildings 2023 Limburg (PV) 608
Sport, recreat., associat., hospitality 2023 The Netherlands 538
Sport, recreat., associat., hospitality 2023 Groningen (PV) 40
Sport, recreat., associat., hospitality 2023 Fryslân (PV) 44
Sport, recreat., associat., hospitality 2023 Drenthe (PV) 12
Sport, recreat., associat., hospitality 2023 Overijssel (PV) 24
Sport, recreat., associat., hospitality 2023 Flevoland (PV) 0
Sport, recreat., associat., hospitality 2023 Gelderland (PV) 47
Sport, recreat., associat., hospitality 2023 Utrecht (PV) 39
Sport, recreat., associat., hospitality 2023 Noord-Holland (PV) 137
Sport, recreat., associat., hospitality 2023 Zuid-Holland (PV) 80
Sport, recreat., associat., hospitality 2023 Zeeland (PV) 16
Sport, recreat., associat., hospitality 2023 Noord-Brabant (PV) 57
Sport, recreat., associat., hospitality 2023 Limburg (PV) 42
Funeral homes and cemeteries 2023 The Netherlands 929
Funeral homes and cemeteries 2023 Groningen (PV) 57
Funeral homes and cemeteries 2023 Fryslân (PV) 70
Funeral homes and cemeteries 2023 Drenthe (PV) 13
Funeral homes and cemeteries 2023 Overijssel (PV) 51
Funeral homes and cemeteries 2023 Flevoland (PV) 0
Funeral homes and cemeteries 2023 Gelderland (PV) 83
Funeral homes and cemeteries 2023 Utrecht (PV) 91
Funeral homes and cemeteries 2023 Noord-Holland (PV) 126
Funeral homes and cemeteries 2023 Zuid-Holland (PV) 82
Funeral homes and cemeteries 2023 Zeeland (PV) 17
Funeral homes and cemeteries 2023 Noord-Brabant (PV) 276
Funeral homes and cemeteries 2023 Limburg (PV) 63
Defenses and military buildings 2023 The Netherlands 2,465
Defenses and military buildings 2023 Groningen (PV) 47
Defenses and military buildings 2023 Fryslân (PV) 62
Defenses and military buildings 2023 Drenthe (PV) 36
Defenses and military buildings 2023 Overijssel (PV) 147
Defenses and military buildings 2023 Flevoland (PV) 0
Defenses and military buildings 2023 Gelderland (PV) 499
Defenses and military buildings 2023 Utrecht (PV) 620
Defenses and military buildings 2023 Noord-Holland (PV) 217
Defenses and military buildings 2023 Zuid-Holland (PV) 146
Defenses and military buildings 2023 Zeeland (PV) 214
Defenses and military buildings 2023 Noord-Brabant (PV) 306
Defenses and military buildings 2023 Limburg (PV) 171
Objects in squares and the like 2023 The Netherlands 1,242
Objects in squares and the like 2023 Groningen (PV) 38
Objects in squares and the like 2023 Fryslân (PV) 67
Objects in squares and the like 2023 Drenthe (PV) 14
Objects in squares and the like 2023 Overijssel (PV) 91
Objects in squares and the like 2023 Flevoland (PV) 0
Objects in squares and the like 2023 Gelderland (PV) 161
Objects in squares and the like 2023 Utrecht (PV) 95
Objects in squares and the like 2023 Noord-Holland (PV) 211
Objects in squares and the like 2023 Zuid-Holland (PV) 207
Objects in squares and the like 2023 Zeeland (PV) 68
Objects in squares and the like 2023 Noord-Brabant (PV) 168
Objects in squares and the like 2023 Limburg (PV) 122
Road and hydraulic works 2023 The Netherlands 969
Road and hydraulic works 2023 Groningen (PV) 98
Road and hydraulic works 2023 Fryslân (PV) 89
Road and hydraulic works 2023 Drenthe (PV) 15
Road and hydraulic works 2023 Overijssel (PV) 34
Road and hydraulic works 2023 Flevoland (PV) 10
Road and hydraulic works 2023 Gelderland (PV) 53
Road and hydraulic works 2023 Utrecht (PV) 118
Road and hydraulic works 2023 Noord-Holland (PV) 157
Road and hydraulic works 2023 Zuid-Holland (PV) 230
Road and hydraulic works 2023 Zeeland (PV) 45
Road and hydraulic works 2023 Noord-Brabant (PV) 67
Road and hydraulic works 2023 Limburg (PV) 53
Housing and housing complexes 2023 The Netherlands 31,543
Housing and housing complexes 2023 Groningen (PV) 1,022
Housing and housing complexes 2023 Fryslân (PV) 2,241
Housing and housing complexes 2023 Drenthe (PV) 279
Housing and housing complexes 2023 Overijssel (PV) 1,573
Housing and housing complexes 2023 Flevoland (PV) 38
Housing and housing complexes 2023 Gelderland (PV) 1,946
Housing and housing complexes 2023 Utrecht (PV) 2,379
Housing and housing complexes 2023 Noord-Holland (PV) 9,889
Housing and housing complexes 2023 Zuid-Holland (PV) 5,128
Housing and housing complexes 2023 Zeeland (PV) 2,389
Housing and housing complexes 2023 Noord-Brabant (PV) 2,240
Housing and housing complexes 2023 Limburg (PV) 2,419
Source: CBS.
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Table explanation


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 1965-2023. 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, 2024 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 to 2023 according to the municipal classification of 2024
Tables containing the listed monuments using the regional classifications from the years 2016 and onward can be found in the data archive, see the link in paragraph 3.

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

Changes as of 14 June 2024:
None, the table has been discontinued.

When will new figures be published?
The figures from 1965 to 2024 according to the municipal classification of 2025 will be available in the second quarter of 2025 in a new table.

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).