Whether it's a grand affair or an intimate gathering, with stunning rooms, impeccable service, and a unique view of the Amsterdam canals, the National Maritime Museum is the ideal venue for your party.

under the stars

The Open Courtyard serves as the central hall within our monumental building, the Arsenal. Thanks to its spectacular glass roof, the courtyard can be utilized throughout the year for events, receptions, and dinners. The glass roof, adorned with over 800 LED lights, creates the perfect ambiance.

view of the water

With a view of the water, The National Maritime Museum offers three grand and inspiring rooms for smaller gatherings. These rooms can be used individually or combined, and due to their unique ambiance, they also make delightful spaces for stylish receptions, dinners, and weddings.

more information?

Read more about events in the National Maritime museum this factsheet.

the open courtyard during 'Museumnacht'


Would you like to learn more about this unique venue? We would love to discuss all the possibilities and accommodate your special requests. You can contact the Events Department at +31 (0) 20 52 32 246 (from 10:00 to 17:00 on weekdays) or by sending an email to events@hetscheepvaartmuseum.nl.