Working together for history


  • is the society for historians in the Netherlands
  • promotes actively the societal importance of history
  • supports young historians in their professional development
  • publishes the leading and innovative scientific journal BMGN – Low Countries Historical Review
  • is an early adopter of open access and supporter of
  • offers contemplation and historical debate on
  • presents a podium to historians and invites discussion


05 June 2023

KNHG at the AHA Annual Meeting 2024 in San Francisco

The submitted proposal by Antia Wiersma, KNHG Director, and Tessa…

24 May 2023

NCH: Censoring History Education Goes Hand in Hand with Democratic Backsliding

A report by the Network of Concerned Historians points to…

24 May 2023

7 June: KNHG Webinar on Studies on the history of slavery

In the run-up to the Slavery Memorial Year 1 July…

23 May 2023

Antia Wiersma appointed RHS-fellow

KNHG Director Antia Wiersma has been appointed fellow of the…

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