Address for visitors:
1019 AT Amsterdam
P.O. Box 2169
1000 CD Amsterdam
The Reading Room is open on
Monday from 10:00 till 17:00
Tuesday till Friday from 9:00 till 17:00.
The Institute is closed on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays.
The building is accessible for wheel chairs users.
How to get there
From Amsterdam Central Station: bus 22, bus stop Veelaan.
From Amsterdam Station Zuid: bus 65, bus stop Veelaan.
From Amsterdam Station Muiderpoort: bus 22, bus stop Veelaan or walk (15 minutes walking distance; head east on Insulindeweg and go left on the large crossing with traffic lights. You are now on Molukkenstraat/Veelaan which leads directly to the IISH).
From the centre of Amsterdam: tram 7 to Molukkenstraat (10 minutes walking distance), tram 10 to Van Eesterenlaan (5 to 10 minutes walking distance), tram 14 to Javaplein (5 to 10 minutes walking distance).
More information on the public transport website.
From the circular road (A10) take the junction Zeeburg (S114), proceed to the traffic lights, and follow the signs Zeeburg into the tunnel (Piet Hein-tunnel). At the end of the tunnel go left at traffic lights. Take second road to your left (Cruquiusweg). Proceed to the end of the road, where it takes a right turn. The IISH is the large grey building on your left. Attention, there is only paid parking space near the IISH!