Open Cultuur Data

The Open Culture Data API offers an infrastructure to collect, search and re-use combined open culture datasets of Dutch cultural heritage organisations.


The accounts of governments should be open and accessible to everyone. Unlocking and standardizing financial data of governments ensures that everyone has direct insight into financial information.



Diplomats may think their deleted Twitter messages are gone for good. Diplotwoops screens deleted messages by diplomats and embassies around the world. A database of diplomats’ tweets, lost and found.

Broken links and hardly any new data on Dutch government open data portal

The government of the Netherlands still lags behind in opening data to the public. The number of accessible datasets via the Dutch government open data portal is even reduced compared to a year ago.

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21,850 subsidies sortable and searchable

With all 21,850 Dutch government grants awarded in 2013 by various ministries are made openly searchable.

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Elections data in the Netherlands: do our votes count?

There are interesting things happening with election data around the world. In the Netherlands, however, this information is not accessible or restricted while it would open a world of opportunities for citizens and journalists.

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Open spending data added from ten Dutch local governments

On the platform the financial details of ten new municipalities have been added as of today.

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