Opening hours, address and telephone number

Open today until 16:00

Opening hours next week
Day Opening hours
Tue - Sat 10:00 - 16:00
Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Overview of opening hours
Waagplein 2
1811 JP Alkmaar
Plan route Plan route

072 - 51 55 516

Entree via de VVV
The entrance to the Kaasmuseum in Alkmaar
Het ware verhaal van Koe tot Kaas
Discover how Dutch cheese is made
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For the entire family
Cheese drilling during Heritage Day

Always wanted to know how cheese is made? If so, the Dutch Cheese Museum in Alkmaar is the place to be. The museum focuses on cheese, from milking cows to making cheese on a farm.

The Dutch Cheese Museum is housed in the historic weigh house in Alkmaar and offers a stunning view of the famous Cheese Market. The museum offers all kinds of interesting information on cheese and its trade, history and production. At the Dutch Cheese Museum, discover all about the process from cow to delicious cheese!


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