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Taets Art and Event Park is easily accessible via various roads. The entrance to Taets Art and Event Park is located at Hemkade 20, 1506 PR Zaandam. The location has plenty of parking possibilities, but you can also reach the venue by public transport or even the ferry!
By ferry

Taets Art and Event Park is a short and beautiful boatride away from Amsterdam Central Station.

Hempont F20 Green
The ‘Hemburgterrein’ is at walking distance of the dock. The ferry makes three roundtrips per hour, 24 hours a day, between ‘Hempontplein’ in Amsterdam and ‘Hemkade’, where Taets Art and Event Park is located.

The ferry ride will take you about 7 minutes. You can buy your tickets with the steward aboard the ferry. A single ticket will cost you € 1,30 and a return ticket will cost you € 3,20.

Address Hempontplein Amsterdam: Hempontplein, 1041 AS Amsterdam
Address Hemkade Taets Art and Event: Hemkade 24, 1506 PR Zaandam

 

ferry hemkade
public transport
By public transport

Bus
Taets Art and Event Park is close to Zaandam Station. From the station it’s a 10-minute drive by bus 63 and bus 456.
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Bicyle
There are public transport bikes for rent at Amsterdam Central Station. From there, it’s a 10-minute bike ride to Taets Art and Event Park. To get to the bicycle storage you walk toward Exit ‘Centrum’, take the escalator down (left hand side) and then take a left.

Cycling route
From the bicycle storage, cross the ‘Provincialeweg’ and turn left behind the station.

After about 200 metres, you’ll cycle under the road and then turn left. Follow the cycle path to the right and then drive along the ‘Provincialeweg’ for a few minutes until you reach the water.

Turn right after approximately 50 metres and then you will see the entrance to ‘Hembrugterrein’ on your left.

Taets Art and Event Park is on your right.

FROM AMSTERDAM CENTRAAL STATION

Zaandam Station is only ten minutes from Amsterdam Centraal Station.

FROM HAARLEM

It is 25 minutes from Haarlem by train to Zaandam Station.

FROM SCHIPHOL AIRPORT

The station is 20 minutes by train from Schiphol, with two direct services per hour. There are lifts on the platform, and a park and ride site outside.

By car or motor

NAVIGATION

The address to enter on your GPS is: Hemkade 20, Zaandam

PARKING

Taets Art and Event Park has parking spaces available.

FROM AMSTERDAM
  • Ring A10, direction Zaanstad
  • Exit Oostzaan, Zaandam-Zuid, Het Twiske
  • Take a right to N516/Kolkweg, direction Kolkweg-Noord, Zaandam-Zuid
  • After 3 kilometres (after the Den Uyl-burg) take a left to N203/Provincialeweg
  • After 250 metres (at the roundabout) take a left
  • Follow the signs to Taets Art and Event Park
FROM SCHIPHOL
  • Take the A4, direction Amsterdam
  • Take Ring A10/E22, direction Zaanstad
  • Take a right to N516/Kolkweg, direction Kolkweg-Noord, Zaandam-Zuid
  • For the final directions see ‘From Amsterdam’
FROM THE NORTH
  • Take the A8, direction Amsterdam
  • Take exit Oostzaan, Zaandam-Zuid, Het Twiske
  • Take a right to N516/Kolkweg, direction Kolkweg-Noord, Zaandam-Zuid
  • For the final directions see ‘From Amsterdam’
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