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.



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.


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.

Government grants double in 2014

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Do not exploit the trade register, make it open

Open the Trade registry up for everyone, as open data will stimulate innovative apps and toolsl; argued Arjan El Fassed in the Dutch daily NRC Handelsblad.

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Kick-off NPO Backstage

Which innovative and creative applications are possible with the data of the Dutch Public Broadcasting? Find out at the launch of NPO Backstage on the 27th of May in Hilversum. During the launch developers, television programme-makers and data enthusiasts will meet each other at the Mediapatio of the KRO-NCRV in Hilversum. The director Television of [...]

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Recap GCCS-Unplugged

On the 17th of April Open State Foundation organized GCCS-Unplugged, an unconference for a free and open Internet.

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