De Stenen Man (The Stone Man)

This two-headed cast iron monument was created in 1774 in memory of Governor Caspar de Robles who, in 1573, had the previously submerged dyke strengthened. Harlingen beach is located behind the dyke. A beautiful view of the harbour.

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Noordhaven
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This dock, now a marina, is lined with
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The Weeshuis (a former hospice)
The Weeshuis (a former hospice)
The overdoor contains inscriptions from
Stadhuis
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