Natuurinformatiecentrum Balgzand 't Kuitje

Oostoeverweg 80
Den Helder 1786
+31 (0) 223-635340 (only during openingtimes)
Main activities: 
  • Wadexcursions by the waddensociety Den Helder, specifically tailored for schoolchildren of various ages
  • Once a month the center is open for the public. The public can come without a reservation. For an in between visit  an appointment is needed. Balgzand is a well protected area and is not open for non-guided public
Additional activities: 
  • The center is situated in an old, authentic building, a former warehouse of a local government's watermanagement agency
  • A permanent exhibition about the "Balgzand" area, a salty marsh landscape between Den Helder and the Amstel Lake
  • Various fish tanks, educational slideshows, and the possibility to use microscopes