Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ
The 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: are all flexible and moveable.

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Box Office

Mon - Sat 12.00 - 18.00
Tel +31 (0)20 788 2000

Piet Heinkade 1,
1019 BR Amsterdam

Visiting Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ

Piet Heinkade 1
1019 BR Amsterdam
The Netherlands

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
  • More information about public transport:

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Ordering online

You can order tickets on our website, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Go to the concert of your choice and press Tickets. Payment can be made by using iDeal or creditcard (Visa or Eurocard/ Mastercard).

Ordering by telephone

  • You can contact our Box Office from Monday to Saturday from 12:00 to 18:00 on telephone number +31 (0)20 788 2000.
  • Payment can be made by providing Muziekgebouw aan ’t IJ with a one off mandate (eenmalige machtiging) to withdraw the required amount from your bank account (only SEPA bank account numbers). Or pay using Visa or Eurocard/ Mastercard.
  • Up to one week before the concert, your tickets will be sent to you through the post (Note: we don't send tickets abroad). After that period reserved tickets should be picked up at least 45 minutes before the start of the concert.

Box Office

On concert days (including Sundays and public holidays), the Box Office opens 90 minutes before the start of the concert exclusively for ticket sales for that concert.

Waiting list

If a concert is sold-out we can put you on a waiting list (contact our Box Office). 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.


Early Birds

If you are between 13 and 30 years of age we have special Early Bird tickets: only €10,- for a ticket. There are Early Bird tickets for almost every concert (there is a limited amount of tickets available so be early).

iAmsterdam Card

Get 25% discount on all our concerts with the iAmsterdam Card.


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