Henny Knoet

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Henny Knoet (born 3 May 1942 in Bergen op Zoom - Sprang-Capelle, 26 August 2013) was a Dutch designer. He is mainly recognized for his contributions for Efteling. [1]

After having worked in Germany, Knoet started in 1979 at Efteling as a park planner. His own contributions are characterized by a frolic and colorful style. He retired in 2007 at the age of 65, stating that he wanted to make room for new designers. [2]


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  1. "Eftelingontwerper Pardoes en Monsieur Cannibale overleden". Bd.nl. Retrieved 2013-08-28.
  2. "Ontwerper Henny Knoet met pensioen", Brabants Dagblad, 2007-05-12, retrieved 2008-12-09