Netherlands Place Names

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Netherlands Homepage


Use this site to locate the Municipality (Gemeente) and Province (Provincie) for Dutch towns.


Each town listing includes

  • Town name
  • Municipality
  • Province

Internet address

or do a Google search for 4800 plaatsnamen




Enter Netherlands place names into PAF, New FamilySearch or any other program as:

City (Plaats), Municipality (Gemeente), Province (Provincie), Nederland. New FamilySearch has a 'standardized' version for the localities, however, they are often not correct, so just put in the proper locality and ignore the warning that the standardized version was not used. Please do not translate the localities into English.