Opening hours

Main building

Tuesday to Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
Sundays and public holidays: 11 am - 5 pm

Closed on Mondays (apart from school holidays), New Year's Day, April 27 King's Day and Christmas Day.

Maritime Museum Harbour

The museum jetty, historical ships and workshops remains accessible from 11 am - 5 pm. 

Museum café

Our museum café is open during opening hours of our main building. With a view of the historic Maritime Museum Harbour, you can enjoy a good cup of coffee with freshly baked apple pie, delicious lunch or drinks. The terrace is also open. Reservations can me made upon arrival with our employees. Or in advance by calling +31 (0)10 - 402 92 00. 

Loeve: ice cream, waffles and coffee

Wednesday till Sunday: 12.00 - 19.00h

Loeve is closed on Monday, except for school holidays,  newyearsday, Kingsday and Christmasday

Museum shop

Our museum shop is open during opening hours of our main building.


The museum library can be visited by appointment for research. The library is accessible on Tuesday til Friday between 10 am and 5 pm. Reservation is necessary. Send an email to with your desired date and time of visit.