Relive the past at Archeon
Traveling in time – a dream of human mankind. At Archeon, you are very close to fulfilling this dream. Visit the “living museum” and jump right into the history of the Netherlands. The houses and huts are reconstructed according to archaeological findings. Walk through Stone Age sceneries, stroll around roman settings and see how people lived in the Middle Ages. Take part in the exciting activities that are offered on the site, watch amazing shows and learn about the history, while taking a guided tour. Fun for young and old alike!
|LOCATION||Archeonlaan 1, Alphen aan den Rijn|
|OPENING HOURS||Summer (April – October)|
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 10:00 – 16:00 h
Winter (November – March)
Saturday & Sunday: 11:00 – 17:00 h
|PUBLIC TRANSPORT||Take a train to Alphen aan den Rijn Central Station. From here, you will reach Archeon after a 15 minute walk. Follow the signs to the park.|
|BEST TIME TO VISIT||All day|
|TICKET TYPE||Printed ticket|
- Wheelchair accessible (if you would like to rent a wheelchair, please make a reservation in advance (deposit €20)
- Travel back in time and see how people used to live – played by real actors!
- Take part in great activities such as archery (check event calendar on the website)
- Don’t miss the exciting gladiatorial combat in the arena!