• Bookings are final, so cannot be changed or canceled, no refunds.
  • The General Visitor Conditions (dutch), filed under location number HRSD41002433 at the Chamber of Commerce Leeuwarden in Leeuwarden, apply to your visit.

Opening days and times 2024

 

Below you will find an overview of our opening hours in 2024.

See you in the Casemate Museum

 

From 6 May 2024 until 5 July 2024

Wednesday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Thursday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Friday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Saturday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Sunday
from 11:00 until 17:00 uur

From 6 July 2024 until 1 September 2024

Wednesday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Thursday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Friday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Saturday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Sunday
from 11:00 until 17:00 uur

From 2 September 2024 until 18 October 2024

Wednesday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Thursday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Friday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Saturday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Sunday
from 11:00 until 17:00 uur

From 19 October 2024 until 3 November 2024

Wednesday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Thursday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Friday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Saturday
from 10:00 until 17:00 uur
Sunday
from 11:00 until 17:00 uur

 

Admission prices 2024

 

Regular price € 9,50 per person
Children (4 thru 12 years old) € 4,75 per person
Museumkaart holders (MK) free, but also book in advance online and bring a Museumkaart
Veteranenkaart holder (VP) free, but also book in advance online and bring a Veteranenkaart
Friends of Kazematten free, but also book in advance online and bring a Vriendenkaart
   
Guided Tours  
Maximum group size 12  
Request guided tours via contact page, click HERE
Prices during opening hours as above – surcharge € 21.00 per tour guide
Prices outside opening hours as above with a minimum price per group of €50.00 – surcharge of €21.00 per tour guide
Prices school visits, per school child € 4.00 – school guide(s) € 5.00 per person (2 free) – surcharge € 21.00 per tour guide

Payment options in the the museum::

Cash, Visa debit and credit card, Mastercard debit and credit card.

 

We do accept the National Art & Culture Gift card.

The Military Courant is available free of charge in the visitor center of the museum.

Accessibility to Museum

When walking from the parking area the museum can be reached via a number of stairs over the bridge. When there is someone who has difficulty with walking wishes to visit the museum, we would advise you to telephone us at 0517 – 579453 (during opening times) or via the contact form

Tips for visitors

Navigation and parking

For navigation (SatNav) to parking lots use address below:

Afsluitdijk 1c, 8752 TP Kornwerderzand.

Parking on P1 or P2.

Visitors Centre In the visitors centre there is a cinema where a video is being shown continuously, with recordings of the interviews with veterans who are talking about their experiences in the May of 1940. In the visitors centre there are books and souvenirs for sale as well as the possibility to buy a cup of tea and coffee.
Toilets At the visitor centre there are male and female toilet facilities. There is also a toilet at the entrance of the southern part of the museum (next to the locks).
Pets Dogs on a lead are permitted in the museum but we would like to request that you clean up after them.
Baggage etc. Baggage, helmets, clothing, etc. can be looked after at the ticket office when requested.

Contact

Kazemattenmuseum Kornwerderzand Afsluitdijk 5, 8752 KP  Kornwerderzand Telephone: 0517-579453 E-mail:  info@kazemattenmuseum.nl

Travel Instructions

By car/Motorbike The Kazemattenmuseum is 4 km from the Frisian coast on the A7 (Afsluitdijk), exit 14A Kornwerderzand. Parking is free, on parking areas P1 or P2 at the Afsluitdijk-Wadden Center. GPS coordinates: 53.073788, 5.339619 Public Transport Qliner Alkmaar-Leeuwarden v.v., line 350, bus stop Afsluitdijk-Kornwerderzand Bicycle/Moped From the direction of Friesland follow the route to the Afsluitdijk/Den Oever/Amsterdam. From the direction of Noord-Holland follow the route to Afsluitdijk/Leeuwarden. Bicycle/Moped can be parked at Kornwerderzand.

From the parking area or bus stop follow the instructions on the concrete blocks and walk via the stairs and the bridge to the Kazemattenmuseum.