Dutch Heritage, Strong Economic Ties

Dutch Heritage, Strong Economic Ties

The Netherlands and the United States are bound by a more than 400-year relationship grounded in a commitment to freedom, justice, and entrepreneurship. While in the US, the King and Queen will celebrate the strong economic, cultural and political ties between the two nations. The 

Welkom! Dutch king, queen visit Grand Rapids

Welkom! Dutch king, queen visit Grand Rapids

 GRAND RAPIDS — King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima of the Netherlands saluted the strong connection between their country and western Michigan on their trip to Grand Rapids today. The visit includes a strengthening of business and scientific-research ties, building on a heritage that began in 

First Dutch Monarchs in West Michigan in More than 30 Years

First Dutch Monarchs in West Michigan in More than 30 Years

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima touched down at Gerald R. Ford International Airport shortly before 10:30 a.m. today to become the first Dutch monarchs in West Michigan in more than 30 years. Sixth-graders from Ada Christian School, where the daughter of Paulus 

Business of Diplomacy

Business of Diplomacy

Before returning to the Netherlands,Dutch King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima shared some thoughts about their Michigan visit with the man who worked behind the scenes to make it happen. During their whirlwind trip to Grand Rapids, the king and queen visited Frederik Meijer Gardens & 

We Welcome the King and Queen to West Michigan

We Welcome the King and Queen to West Michigan

(Washington, D.C.) — His Majesty King Willem-Alexander and Her Majesty Queen Máxima of the Kingdom of the Netherlands will visit Washington, D.C.; Grand Rapids, Michigan; and Chicago, Illinois, June 1-3. This official visit marks the first time the Royal Couple will travel to the United