The Beurs van Berlage


Damrak 243,

1012 ZJ Amsterdam, Netherlands


History – The Beurs van Berlage is a building on the Damrak, in the centre of Amsterdam. It was designed as a commodity exchange by architect Hendrik Petrus Berlage and constructed between 1896 and 1903. It influenced many modernist architects, in particular functionalists and the Amsterdam School. It is now used as a venue for concerts, exhibitions and conferences.

The building is constructed of red brick, with an iron and glass roof, and stone piers, lintels and corbels. Its entrance is under a 40-metre (130 ft) high clock tower, while inside lie three large multi-storey halls formerly used as trading floors, with offices and communal facilities grouped around them.


Expertise – Thanks to years of experience with large-scale events and conferences, Beurs is able to realize high quality events time after time. With an average customer rating of 9.1/10 as a result. Beurs team is happy to take away organisers worries, by offering fantastic culinary catering, professional organization, high technology support and extensive hotel services. In the Beurs van Berlage, only the best is good enough.


Ideal location – The building is located in the characteristic historic center of Amsterdam, opposite the Central Station and around the corner from Dam Square. Amidst impressive cultural highlights and no fewer than eight thousand hotel rooms.


Exceptional architecture- The design by master architect Berlage breathes history and vigor. It certainly leaves an unforgettable impression!


Excellent accessibility -You can be in the Beurs van Berlage in less than fifteen minutes from Schiphol Airport. Moreover, there are ample parking opportunities within walking distance.

The Beurs van Berlage is located in the centre of Amsterdam on Damrak, Oude Brugsteeg and Beursstraat, directly opposite the central station, a short distance from highways and Schiphol Airport. The Beurs van Berlage is extremely easy to reach, both by public transport and by private transport. The Central Station is a stone’s throw away and in the vicinity of the Beurs there are a number of large parking garages such as Q-park de Bijenkorf and Parking Centrum Oosterdok.


Due to the many activities in the city center, the approach routes to the Beurs van Berlage are constantly changing. We try to provide you with the most recent information via the PDF below. In addition, we recommend that you consult the website of the Municipality of Amsterdam if you want to drive into the city center by car. If you do not want to drive into the city yourself, you can also use our partner TCA Taxi ( by booking directly through their website or downloading the TCA Taxi App  (



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