village and former municipality in South Holland, the Netherlands

Voorhout (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈvoːrɦʌut]  ( listen)) is a village and former municipality in the western Netherlands. It is in the province of South Holland. It had a population of 14,792 in 2004. Together with Sassenheim and Warmond, it has become part of the Teylingen municipality on January 1, 2006.

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Voorhout is located in an area called the "Dune and Bulb Region" (Duin- en Bollenstreek).[1]


  1. "The history of Voorhout". Archived from the original on 2021-01-26. Retrieved 2020-09-02.

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