The Venue

Scoutcentrum Delft “Het Kruithuis”

The venue for the Agora 2017 is the Scout Centre Het Kruithuis in Delft, The Netherlands.

It Kruithuis is a historic building which options to rent simple accommodation for up to 72 people and camping facilities.

The historical character of the complex gives the Kruithuis a special appearance and makes the location an ideal opportunity for:

Weekends and vacation weeks for Scout groups, schools and associations.
Workshops, symposia, conferences, courses and other meetings for associations and companies.
It Kruithuis is a former powder magazine, built in the 17th century, after the Delft thunderclap. The Delft thunder was a disaster which took place on 12 October 1654. At a quarter past ten in the morning exploded on that day in the northeast of the center of Delft-based storage for gunpowder. Virtually every building in the city was damaged and the area east of the Verwersdijk was completely razed to the ground.

 

ACCOMODATION:

 

Het Pakhuis: 

· Large historic hall with dressing.

· Sleeping capacity: two dormitories with 12 beds

· Two showers and four toilets (including toilet paper)

· Kitchen with coffee maker and kettle

· Crockery and cutlery for 24 people

· Use outdoor and campfire pit in concert at booking

 

Het Waaghuis:

· Large attic room

· Sleeping capacity for 34 people in three dormitories

· Four showers and five toilets (including toilet paper)

· Spacious kitchen with coffee maker and kettle

· Crockery and cutlery for 34 people

· Use outdoor and campfire pit in concert at booking

 

Het Kuiphuis:
· Activities Hall

· Sleeping capacity: one dorm for 12 people and room for 4 people

· Shower with separate sink

· Two toilets (including toilet paper)

· Kitchen with coffee maker and kettle

· Crockery and cutlery for 16 people

· Activities Hall

· Use outdoor and campfire pit in concert at booking

 

MEETING ROOMS: 

 

Two identical conference rooms of 25m2 including kitchen use)

 

· Meeting room for approximately 12 people

· No sleeping

· Kitchen with coffee maker and dishwasher

· Cutlery, plates and cups.

·Beautiful attic area of 60m2.

 

· Use of outdoor areas and water

· Use of fire in consultation

 

Other (information from the administrator ….)

Wifi is available on the Kruithuis and grounds.