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Netherlands: The Netherlands Carillon

The Netherlands Carillon: From the People of the Netherlands to the People of the United States of America

The Embassy of the Netherlands is launching an online exhibition highlighting a unique monument: the Netherlands Carillon. The Dutch people gave this 127-foot-tall bell tower, that overlooks the National Mall across the Potomac River, to the people of the United States in the 1950s as a gesture of gratitude for America’s contribution to the liberation of the Netherlands and for the Marshall Plan aid that helped rebuild the European economy. The carillon symbolizes gratitude and friendship.

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2020-05-09 00:00:00 2020-05-31 23:59:59 America/New_York Netherlands: The Netherlands Carillon European Union Delegation in the US: Netherlands: The Netherlands Carillon Goethe-Institut Washington, 1990 K Street NW, Suite 03, Washington, DC European Union Delegation in the US delegation-usa-info@eeas.europa.eu
May 9-31, 2020

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