Little Kingdom by the Sea, a celebration of Dutch cultural heritage
Memories are our most precious possessions and often come to life through something small. Therein lies the power of a souvenir. The world-class Delft blue KLM house collection is modeled after beautiful heritage houses and national landmark buildings across the Kingdom of the Netherlands. They are filled with stories, that entertain, enrich you with knowledge, and can inspire.
On October 7, 2023, KLM presented its latest Delft blue house no. 104, a replica of the historic train station in Valkenburg. the oldest in the Netherlands! Valkenburg Station opened in 1853, as a stop on the Netherlands’ first international railroad line, Maastricht-Aachen. It was built in the style of English neo-Gothic, inspired by King Willem II’s palace in Tilburg. Blocks of locally quarried marlstone were used for construction. With 23 towers, battlements, and pointed arches in Tudor style, Valkenburg Station looks like a castle.
Part 1. Delft blue Netherlands (576 pages, full color, 115 x 161 mm)
part 2. Delft blue Amsterdam (470 pages – full color 115 x 161 mm).
The price per slipcase is 24.95 euros