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Days and timeslot

The Historical Museum will be open on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday in the coming period. You can choose from the time slots below.
Time slot 1; 1:00 pm to 2:15 pm Time slot 2: 2 pm to 3.15 pm Time slot 3: 3 pm to 4.15 pm Time slot 4; 4 pm to 5 pm

Reserve by e-mail

You can reserve entrance tickets by e-mail - aanmelden@shmdc.nl, stating the following information: Visit date plus time slot Name phone number E-mail address,Number of persons (maximum 5) Do you belong to a household?

You will receive a confirmation by e-mail. If the desired timeslot is full, we will contact you to find another visit. If you are unable to book by e-mail, you can make a reservation by telephone on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday between 11 am and 3 pm on number (023) 528 5704.

Note: make reservations for an upcoming weekend

Note: reservations are processed during office hours. From 4 p.m. on Thursday, reservations by email will no longer be processed for the following weekend. If you want to make a reservation for the weekend, do this before 4 pm on Thursday. Or call the Historisch Museum on Saturday to ask if there is room. And so also on Sunday. Usually there will still be space in a time slot.

Entrance fees and payment

  • Adults € 5.00
  • Youth up to 18 years € 4.00
  • Children under 4 free CJP / 65 + € 4.00
  • Museum card for free Beneficiaries Meer-History for free Wheelchair attendant free (this applies to 1 attendant, the person in the wheelchair must pay entrance)

Payment can only be made by PIN payment at the museum's cash desk. Enter the name under which you have reserved and you can pay.

Address and route

Historical Museum, Bosweg 17, 2131 LX Hoofddorp. Telephone: 023 56 204 37. Drive on the N201 from Heemstede past the Mariott Courtyard Hotel (left) and take the exit towards Haarlemmermeerse forest near the Fire Station (left). From the side of Hoofddorp, drive on the N201 and take the road on the right at the height of the Fire Station. Follow the "Claus" signs! You cross the IJweg and drive straight on into the Bosweg. This road bends to the left. You are now parallel to the N201. You drive past the Marriott Courtyard hotel, past the Claus Event Center and follow the road. Keep right in the forest, and follow the sign for museum. Turn right after 30 meters, you drive straight to the Historisch Museum. Two parking spaces are available next to the entrance of the museum for disabled visitors. We look forward to seeing you!