Europe’s foremost conference on Office 365 comes home to the Philharmonie Haarlem in the energetic picturesque city of Haarlem, Netherlands in 2017!
Enjoy the convenience of hotels, shops, restaurants, and sightseeing just steps from the conference hall.
The Philharmonie Haarlem is located in the heart of Haarlem, Netherlands, and is easy to access by car, train, or bike.
From The Hague/Amstelveen/Schiphol (A9)
Take the exit Haarlem (NOT the exit Haarlem-Zuid / Zandvoort). At the end of the slip road, take the third exit on the roundabout (Rottepolderplein traffic junction), i.e., turn left. You are now on the A200 (Amsterdam-Haarlem). Then follow ‘route description continued’ as shown below.
From Beverwijk/Zaandam/Alkmaar (A9)
Take the exit Haarlem. At the end of the slip road, take the first exit on the roundabout (Rottepolderplein traffic junction), i.e., turn right. You are now on the A200 (Amsterdam-Haarlem). Then follow ‘route description continued’ as shown below.
From Amsterdam (A200)
You are on the A200 traveling in the direction of Haarlem. Then follow ‘route description continued’ as shown below.
Route Description, Continued
Follow the signs for Haarlem-Centrum / Haarlemmerliede (keep to the right). This will lead you onto the N200 (Amsterdam-Haarlem). Then follow the signs for Centrum. At the end, when you reach the traffic lights, turn right, and at the next traffic lights turn left (Papentorenvest). Follow this road until you have crossed the Spaarne River (Catharijnebrug). Then, at the T-junction, turn left (Koudenhorn) and follow the Spaarne River. Pass Teylers Museum and then shortly thereafter turn right into the De Appelaar Car Park. To reach the De Kamp or Raaks Car Parks (both less than 10 minutes’ walking distance and with a larger capacity than De Appelaar), follow the P signs.
Haarlem has 5 car parks with a total capacity of 2,900 parking spaces. Haarlem offers ample parking facilities in the city, with more than 1,700 spaces within walking distance (max. 10 min) from the Philharmonie. Paid parking applies in the centre of Haarlem. For information on parking rates in Haarlem, see www.haarlem.nl/parkeertarieven-op-straaten-in-garages. You can park at the following car parks:
1 minute walk
De Witstraat 1
7 minute walk
9 minute walk
Lange Herenstraat 11
10 minute walk
13 minute walk
Haarlem railway station is a 10 minute walk away. Exit at Stationsplein (city centre side) in the direction of the Grote Markt via Jansweg. At the end of Jansweg, opposite the St. Bavokerk Church, you will see the Philharmonie.
Smedestraat (250m from the Philharmonie) houses a free, covered and guarded bicycle storage facility. It is open Monday to Wednesdays until midnight, on Thursday and Friday until 0500 hours and on shopping Sundays until 1800 hours.
If you unexpectedly find yourself at the wrong building, walk from the Philharmonie to Grote Markt, cross it diagonally into Grote Houtstraat, continue along Grote Houtstraat up to the Grote Houtbrug bridge, and then turn right before the bridge into Raamvest. Once you reach Wilsonsplein, you will find the Stadsschouwburg. If you are coming from the Stadsschouwburg, follow the reverse directions.