Visitor information

Opening hours

Brederode Castle will be open to the public until the end of October. Due to Covid-19 guidelines it is mandatory to buy tickets online in advance.

Wednesday 11 am – 5 pm
Friday 11 am – 5 pm
Saturday 11 am – 5 pm
Sunday 11 am – 5 pm


From 14 July until 5 September 2021 the opening hours are:

Wednesday 11 am – 5 pm
Thursday 11 am – 5 pm
Friday 11 am – 5 pm
Saturday 11 am – 5 pm
Sunday 11 am – 5 pm

Appointments can be made for on-demand tours, weddings, photo shoots, private activities and location rentals, outside opening hours. Due to Covid-19 not everything will be possible. Send an email for more information via Contact.

Admission prices 2021

The Terms and Conditions can be found here.

Entrance €6.00
Children 4 to 11 years €5,50
Children 0 to 3 years Free

These prices include booking fees and access to the additional exhibitions and activities organised at the castle, unless stated otherwise.

Guided tours, Living History weekends, exhibitions and events may be subject to customized prices.

Free parking in the adjacent car park.

Dogs on a leash are welcome too.

PIN (Maestro) is possible. We do not accept credit cards, only for payment of the tickets through the reservation system.

Unfortunately, the Museum Year Card is not valid for Brederode Castle.

Photography & Drones

Photo shoots and drones are only allowed after appointment. Respect the safety and privacy of our visitors, volunteers, who work there, even outside opening hours, and the managers who work and live there.


Brederode Castle is located on velserenderlaan 2, 2082 LA Santpoort-Zuid and is located next to National Park Zuid-Kennemerland with beautiful walking and cycling routes. This area was once owned by the mighty Lords of Brederode.

Route via the A9 from the direction of Amsterdam and Utrecht click here.
Route via the A9 from the direction Beverwijk and Alkmaar click here.
Route from the direction Hillegom, Heemstede and Haarlem click here.

Public Transport
Take into account the Corona measures! Facemask is mandatory.
Nearby the Castle is a train station.. See train station Santpoort-Zuid, 35 minutes from Amsterdam Central Station. After a 10 minutes walk you are at Brederode Castle;

Bus 481, busstop ‘Anna van Saksenlaan’, 2 minutes walk (not on Sundays and public holidays). See

Unfortunately, the Castle itself is poorly accessible to walker/wheelchair users. The Tea Garden, with some help, is accessible to them.

Accommodation Assumburg Castle

Do you want to combine your visit with an overnight stay in a medieval castle? Hostel Stayokay offers overnight accommodation in the Assumburg castle in Heemskerk.