Leiden is part of the Randstad area, located between Amsterdam, The Hague and Schiphol Airport. Leiden is distinguished itself from the other major cities in the Randstad area due to its top University and one of the largest Science Parks in Europe, the Leiden Bio Science Park. The city has a rich history with a vibrant and lively inner-city. The University of Leiden is one of the top Universities in Europe, with thirteen Nobel Prize winners. Giving the city a bustling, vivid and international atmosphere. Due to the favorable location and presence of a University Leiden is a popular place to live in.
NEXUS is located on Willem Einthovenstraat. This part of the Leiden Bio Science Park will be further developed over the next few years, with many new state-of-the-art biotechnology facilities being built, such as the new building for Dupont* as well as Biopartner 5. Existing facilities, such as the Hilton Hotel and the CORPUS museum, will continue to complement the high level of services in this area. The surrounding area will be designed as a green park that respects the local biodiversity and will provide many outdoor relaxation options.
* Dupont is a project of Dura Vermeer
(development and design & build).