In 1815 the palace was completely restored and used as residence for King William I. Nowadays King William-Alexander and his staff have their offices in the elegant rooms of Palace Noordeinde. The palace is next door to your hote. Unfortunately it is not open to the public for the simple reason that it is still in use a working palace.
House of Representatives. Plenary meetings take place in the Plenary Hall on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays and committee meetings are held from Monday to Thursday.
It houses the International Court of Justice (which is the principal judicial body of the United Nations), the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA), The Hague Academy of International Law and the Peace Palace Library.The International Court of Justice strives to create a safer more just world. People come from all corners of the world and join forces to solve global issues.
''The collection is housed in the former Winter Palace of Queen Mother Emma of the Netherlands. Maurits Cornelis Escher, who lived from 1898 to 1972, was a genius at drawing impossible situations. If you take a closer look at his work you realise that Escher's illustrations are mathematical masterpieces of optical illusion.'' - denhaag.com -