Haarlem is a city and municipality in the Netherlands. It is the capital of the province of North Holland and is situated at the northern edge of the Randstad, one of the most populated metropolitan areas in …
Grote Kerk ("Great Church") on the Grote Markt, Haarlem's central square
City Hall on the Grote Markt, built in the 14th century, replacing the Count's castle, after this had burnt down partially. The remainders were given to the city.
Sketch of the siege of Haarlem seen from the North, with Het Dolhuys on the right, and the river Spaarne on the left