The Netherlands, wisely, treats it historic value as capital. And, they appreciate it too. But, as you can imagine, bustling contemporary cities such as The Hague, Amsterdam, and Utrecht have different spatial and technological requirements than their medieval counterparts.
Fortunately, our clever counterparts in the Netherlands have a solution for mediating between these two disparate urban necessities; Put a Glass Box on it. (Or beside, in, under, or around it).