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Verwey Museum Haarlem is the city museum of Haarlem and Zuid-Kennemerland, which, in addition to history, also has work from Haarlemshows artists. The organization consists of a supervisory board, director/administrator, exhibition makers, curator and approximately 85 volunteers. The volunteers work as hostesses or hosts and/or are active members of various working groups.

Supervisory Board:

Bob Crezee, Chairman
Bass Boeser
Edward Snieder
Hans Walters
Monica Versteegh

Staff members:

Laura van der Wijden, director/director
Cathelijne Brouwer, exhibition maker
Rade Eijckelhof, exhibition maker
Caroline Rootlope, Curator


Mon: Ulfred IJsselstein
Tue: Ardy Henneman
Wed: Peter Verbrugge
Thu: Paul van Ballegoijen de Jong
Fr: Frans van den Berg

coordination volunteers:

Astrid Smithing

marketing and communication:

Romy Pricken
[email protected]

working groups:
sector collections:


industry presentations:

activities and education
guided tours

business sector:

marketing communications:

honorary members:
honorary chairman:

Dr. BJCM the Vet

honorary member:

Mrs. R. Meinderts
Mrs. L. Vogelzang


vacancies and internships

Verwey Museum Haarlem is located at Groot Heiligland 47, one of the most beautiful streets in Amsterdam Haarlem. In addition to a presentation about the rich history of Haarlem and surroundings and an exhibition of the Haarlempainter Kees Verwey, changing exhibitions that highlight special themes from this (art) history.


Volunteers are active at various levels in the museum. This work offers room for own initiative and creativity. It is a great opportunity to work (again) in the cultural sector and to build a network.

For all positions, you enjoy working in a volunteer organization and you have an affinity with the history of the city. If you are interested in one of the positions, please send a short motivation letter and CV to the volunteer coordinator.


We are looking for volunteers for the following positions:

organizer of creative workshops, school holidays, primary education

You enjoy devising and organizing creative, easy-to-execute workshops during all primary school holidays.

catering employee

You enjoy welcoming visitors together with other catering staff and providing drinks and snacks. You are flexible, have a practical attitude and preferably have experience in the hospitality or catering industry.

head of technical service

Do you enjoy leading the technical team that consists of four volunteers? You are good at organizing, have a technical background and can work systematically.

education staff

You would like to dedicate yourself to our young visitors, where experience in primary or secondary education is a plus and you have an affinity with the history of Haarlem.

assistant education / support school visits

You enjoy dealing with (school) children and guiding the groups during their museum visit. You do this together with an education staff member.

counter staff

Do you enjoy welcoming and informing visitors and do you have an affinity with the history of Haarlem and/or with art?

technical service employees

Do you enjoy supporting the technical team? The work consists of all-round technical work.


We generally try to answer e-mails within two working days. If that takes too long in your case, please feel free to contact us by phone during opening hours.



Verwey Museum Haarlem

Great Holy Land 47

2011 EP  Haarlem

023 – 5422427

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