Venues for hire, conferences & corporate events

Museum Volkenkunde: an extraordinary location for your party or event!

A party or event surrounded by the Buddhas, African Dogon masks or Inca statues? Come to Volkenkunde!

Splendid location

Museum Volkenkunde is the place to invite your relations or to organize a party that everyone will remember for years to come. Besides visiting the museum galleries, venues can be hired for conferences, congresses, parties or presentations. For small and large groups.

A trip around the world in Leiden

You can offer your relations an unforgettable trip around the world by means of a tour, workshop or demonstration. We can also provide lunch, dinner or convivial drinks completely tailored to your requirements.

After closing time

Would you like to hire the museum for your party during the evening? You can! Our staff is most willing to compile a bespoke program. An extraordinary program on an extraordinary location.

The venues

We have various unique venues on offer. Each with a specific atmosphere and possibilities:
- Theatre (max. 150 persons)
- Central hall (max. 300 persons)
- Pavilion (max. 75 persons)

Easy to get here

Museum Volkenkunde is a five minute walk from Leiden Central Station and near the A4 and A44. Easily accessible! Several (pay) parking facilities are located in the direct vicinity of the museum. Read more Visitor information.

Reservations Department

For more information and to request a quotation please contact our Reservations Department by telephone: 071 5168 718, or by email.