15-05-2011 till 15-05-2011

Was Leiden ever conquered?

Lecture Museum Youth University for ages 8-12 by drs. Susan Suèr .

Leiden was under prolonged sage by the Spanish army, but never conquered. Was Leiden under sage before? Did Leiden surrender or were their long stretches of continuous battle? Susan Suèr of the Regional Archive Leiden tells you which other conquerors and besieging armies tried to invade Leiden and how this turned out.

Time: 12.30 - 13.30
Reservation required! Via www.museumjeugduniversiteit.nl

Lecture in Dutch.