Visitor information

Opening times

Monday till Saturday 13.00- 16.00 hours.
Cheesemarketseason: Fridays 11:00-16:00 hours. (March 30th till September 28th 2018)
Closed on Sundays, public holidays and the 8th of October.

Entry fees

Children till 6 years free access
Museum card free access
Alkmaar passes free access
Children 7 till 12 years€ 2,50
Adults€ 5,-
BAV members€ 3,-

How to get there

By foot: 12 minutes’ walk from Alkmaar Station.

By bus: line 10 (direction Oudorp), 160 or 6 (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)72-5113801

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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.