Named after the founder
The Boon van der Starp room is named after Madurodam's founder: Ms Bep Boon -van der Starp. She was a member of the board of the Dutch Students’ Sanatorium. In the sanatorium, students with tuberculosis could study while they were recovering. Mrs Boon-van der Starp wanted to find a way to raise funds for the sanatorium and came up with the idea for the miniature city.
A lot is possible in the Boon van der Starp room. Besides formal, atmospheric meetings and presentations, the room can be used for (theme) parties. Previously we have transformed the room to a lounge with a Dutch touch and a pub.
With its built-in projector, its presentation screen and sound system, the Boon van der Starp room is perfect for: