Dutch royals in Leiden
King Willem-Alexander celebrated his 52nd birthday on 27 April. He studied at Leiden University and is a regular visitor here.
1993 | Willem-Alexander's graduation
Prince Willem-Alexander studied History at Leiden University from 1987 to 1993. His mother, who also studied in Leiden, was at his graduation ceremony to congratulate him.
1995 | Brother Constantijn's graduation
Prince Willem-Alexander was present in 1995 at the graduation of his brother Constantijn, who studied Law in Leiden.
1995 | Interview in alumni magazine Leidraad
The two royal Leiden alumni pose for an interview in Leidraad, the magazine for Leiden alumni.
2000 | Commemorative book on Netherlands-Japan
Prince Willem-Alexander receiving the first copy of a commemorative book on 400 years of relations between the Netherlands and Japan.
2009 | Swedish King and Queen visit Leiden
The Crown Prince with King Carl XVI Gustav and Queen Silvia of Sweden during a visit to the Leiden Hortus Botanicus. Willem-Alexander shows the Swedish royals his signature in the Sweat Room.
2012 | Opening of new Campus The Hague
Prince Willem-Alexander unveiling a plaque to officially open the new building at the Schouwburgstraat in The Hague.
2015 | Preparing for a state visit to China
Queen Máxima and King Willem-Alexander attended a meeting in Leiden with experts on China in preparation for their state visit to the country.