Den Bosch will have new St-Jansmuseum
Den Bosch will have a new and modern St. Jansmuseum. The municipality has the initiators of a contribution promised to the plans to develop further.
The Sint-Jan is the biggest tourist attraction of Den Bosch. According to estimates, the church has certainly 600,000 visitors per year. At the cathedral since 1989, the building lodge, a small museum that does not suffice anymore. According to the plans, there comes a brand-new, colourful and transparent building.
The new museum, in term, generate revenues that can be used for the maintenance and restoration of the Sint-Jan. The foundation Saint-Jansmuseum think per year to 70,000 paying visitors to be able to pull.
Chairman Berry Bemelmans think that the construction may begin in 2019 and the doors in 2020.