Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ

Box Office opening hours

Mon - Sat 12:00 - 18:00
Tel  +31 (0)20 788 2000

Piet Heinkade 1
1019 BR Amsterdam
The Netherlands
Online ticket sales (24 hours a day)

Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ

Muziekgebouw aan ’t IJ is the Netherlands’ most important stage for contemporary music, as well as for classical music with a modern twist. The main auditorium is equally well fit for intimate chamber music as well as large orchestras. The ceiling, walls, chairs and floor: they are all flexible and moveable.

The Muziekgebouw aan ’t IJ is easily accessible and is situated close to the city centre

  • by foot: approx. 15 minutes from Central Station
  • tram 26, stop 'Muziekgebouw / Bimhuis'
  • by car: 5 minutes from the A10 ring road motorway
  • parking garage 'Piet Hein Garage' directly underneath the neighbouring Passenger Terminal Amsterdam with direct indoor access to Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ


Season 15/16

Early Birds

For everyone between 13 and 30 years of age we sell special Early Bird tickets: only €10,- for a ticket. Available for almost every concert (limited availability, so don’t wait to order your ticket ).

Buying tickets

Ordering online
• 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at Go to the concert of your choice and press “Bestel tickets”. Payment can be made by using iDeal or creditcard (Visa or Eurocard/ Mastercard).

Ordering by telephone
• Payment can be made in the following ways: provide the Muziekgebouw aan ’t IJ with a one off mandate (eenmalige machtiging) to withdraw the required amount from your bank account (only Dutch accounts). Or pay using Visa or Eurocard/ Mastercard.
• Up to one week before the concert, your tickets will be sent to you through regular mail (only in the Netherlands). After that period reserved tickets should be picked up at the box office, at least 45 minutes before concert starts.

Box Office
On concert days (including Sundays and public holidays), the Box Office opens 90 minutes before the concert starts. Tickets will be sold only for the upcoming concert.

Waiting list
For sold-out concerts up to the day before the concert there is a waiting list. Please contact the Box Office if you wish to be put on the list. We will contact you if tickets become available. The waiting list no longer applies on the day of the concert. However, you can go to the Box Office 90 minutes before the concert starts to receive a number. Any unused tickets will be sold in numerical order around 15 minutes before the concert starts.

Wheelchairs / hearing aid
We kindly ask you to let us know if you would like to make use of a wheelchair seat or a hearing aid.

Gift vouchers
Our Box Office also sells Theatre & Concert gift vouchers.

Restaurant Zouthaven
• Located at the ground floor of the building. For drinks, lunch and dinner.
• For reservations and opening times T +31 (0)20 788 20 90 /


Postal address
PO Box 1122
1000 BC Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Physical address
Piet Heinkade 1
1019 BR Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Tel +31(0)20 - 788 2010
Fax +31(0)20 - 788 2020

Rental information Corporate Events
Tel +31(0)20 - 788 2023

Box Office
Tel +31(0)20 - 788 2000
Monday to Saturday 12:00 – 18:00

Restaurant Zouthaven
Reservations tel +31(0)20 - 788 2090
Menu and opening times:

Tel +31(0)20 – 788 2016