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Time of hunters and farmers

What did the Netherlands look like in the past and what people did thousands of years ago? The history of the Netherlands is many times older than the Netherlands itself.

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Period 1 Time of hunters and farmers

The lives of hunters and collectors

Did you know that an extinct human species has been found near the Dutch border? This kind of discovery gives us a lot of information about our history.

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Period 1 Time of hunters and farmers

The origins of agriculture and agricultural societies

Can you move a 25,000-pound rock? 5,500 years ago, the first Drentse farmers could do this. They then built the oldest Dutch monuments.