Visitor information

Opening times

Opening hours

There are currently adjusted opening hours for the museum.

We have recently given the museum a new look.
Our new reception area and new tasting room is open!
A tasting can be reserved for groups of 15 people or more.
Arrangements for this can be made via the reservation form on this website.

Entry fees

beer tasting (three different beers)€ 15,00
contribution to the foundation€ 5,-

How to get there

By foot: 12 minutes’ walk from Alkmaar Station.

By bus: line 10 (direction Oudorp), 160 or 162 (direction Heerhugowaard), 123 (direction De Rijp) or 219 (direction Purmerend) and get off at the Kanaalkade stop.

Parking: Karperton parking garage on the Dijk, situated 150 metres from the museum.

Beer museum ’De Boom’ - building

Visitor information:
Nationaal Biermuseum De Boom
Houttil 1
1811 JL Alkmaar
Tel: +31 (0)6-14 66 31 32
(Only for reservations with more than 15 people)

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For the kids, look for Boom the mouse.

Mice are walking in the museum. Find them and solve the puzzle.
If you find the right solution, you will get a present. Ask for the puzzle at the entry-desk.


The museum is accessible to wheelchair users. Lift available on request.

Museum store

 Beer glasses and other souvenirs are on sale in the museum shop.