Museum Haarlem is the city museum of Haarlem and Zuid-Kennemerland. The museum tells the story of the recent and ancient history of the city and its surroundings. The museum informs visitors about the history and the present of Haarlem in a broad sense, and stimulates and invites them to look at it in a new way. Museum Haarlem wants to be a lively and inspiring museum that plays an active role in the city. A museum that is created in cooperation with the population and where visitors are made enthusiastic about history.