Visitor information

Opening hours

The Brederode Castle is open from March to October:

Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 12:00-17:00 hours
Thursday Closed
Friday 12:00-17:00 hours
Saturday 11:00-17:00 hours
Sunday 11:00-17:00 hours

Entrance fees 2019

Children 4 to 11 years €3.00
Adults and children from 12 years €5.00
Children 0 to 3 years Free

The entrance to the tea garden is free during regular opening days.

Free parking in our car park.

Dogs are welcome as well.

PIN (Maestro) is possible. We do not accept credit cards. A museum Yearcard is unfortunately not valid for the ruin of Brederode.

Different entrance fees and opening hours

For events, tours, concerts and public holidays, there are often adjusted prices and/or opening hours. See the calendar for more information. The entrance to tea garden is not always for free on these days.

Photography & Drones

The use of drones and/or professional photo shoots only by appointment. Respect the security and privacy of our visitors, volunteers and the administrators who live here.


Brederode Castle is located at Velserenderlaan 2, 2082 LA Santpoort-South, The Netherlands
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.

The ruin is easily accessible by train. See train station Santpoort-Zuid. After a 10 minutes walk you are at Brederode Castle;

Buurtbus 481 stops nearby (stop ‘ Anna van Saxony Laan ‘, not on Sundays and public holidays).

Unfortunately, the castle itself is poorly accessible for wheelchair users. The tea garden, with some help, can be accessed by them.

Accommodation Castle Assumburg

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