Visit

 

On this page, you will find all the information you need to plan a visit to Fotofestival Schiedam 2017. Cannot find what you are looking for? Or do you have an (other) query? Feel free to contact us via info@fotofestivalschiedam.nl or send us a message via Facebook.

FESTIVALHART

FFS CAFÉ
Lange Havenkerk
Lange Haven 72
Schiedam

FFS SHOP
Atrium Stedelijk Museum Schiedam
Hoogstraat 112
Schiedam

FFS GALLERY
Hoogstraat 101B
Schiedam

OPENING HOURS

The exhibitions can be viewed from 12 to 22 October 2017. Opening hours are between 10:00 and 18:00 hours unless otherwise indicated.

Closed on Monday and Tuesday.

Rotterdam Photo Talks – Schiedam edition will take place on Saturday 21 October. For tickets click here.

TICKETS

The festival is mostly free of charge. For certain special program activities, such as lectures and workshops, tickets are for sale. If a ticket is required, it will be mentioned on this page at the specific activity. Once tickets are on sale, we will add all the ticketing info and announce the on-sale date and details via Facebook.

FROM AND TO

TRAIN
Schiedam is easily accessible by public transport. When using 9292.nl enter ‘Station Schiedam Centrum’ and this service will give you your specific travel itinerary. From Schiedam Station, two routes lead directly to the city center, where most of the festival takes place. Just follow the Fotofestival Schiedam and S’DAM signing. The walking distance to the various locations is between 5 and 12 minutes. See the map for more information.

TRAM AND METRO
From Rotterdam, you can take tram 21 and 24 which will take you to Schiedam in about 15 minutes. You need to exit at the stop called ‘Koemarkt’. Check ret.nl or 9292.nl for the most actual timetables.

CAR
Prefer to travel by car? Schiedam is easily accessible but please note that in and around the center of Schiedam there is paid parking (€ 1.90 per hour). In some narrow residential areas close to shops, it is only possible to buy a day ticket.

Paid parking is valid on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 09:00 to 20:00 hours, on Thursdays (late-night shopping) from 09:00 to 21:00 hours and on Saturdays from 09:00 to 17:00 hours. Parking is free on Sundays and public holidays. This also applies to shopping Sundays (the first Sunday of the month).

BICYCLE
Explore the festival and Schiedam by bike? Take the OV Bicycle or rent a bike at Station Schiedam. From Rotterdam city center a cycle to Schiedam takes approximately 25 minutes.

BOAT SHUTTLES
During the festival, there is a boat shuttle between a number of locations. More details will be online soon.

ACCESSIBILITY
We aim to make the festival as accessible as possible for visitors with special needs, but we are limited by the architecture or facilities of some of the historical and extraordinary locations. Curious about the possibilities or limitations? Feel free to contact us via info@fotofestivalschiedam.nl or send us a message via Facebook.

SCHIEDAM

TO SEE, TO BELIEVE

Besides the photo festival, there is so much to see and do in historical and modern Schiedam and its surroundings. On S’DAM you will find information about all sights, excursions and good food and drinks. Their tourist information point is located at Lange Kerkstraat 39 Schiedam.

NIGHTS IN SCHIEDAM

Do you want to turn your visit into a full-fledged ‘Photo Festival Weekend’? Then check out a selection of accommodations here.

IN THE CITY

Like every year cultural and entrepreneurial Schiedam are organizing extracurricular activities in the spirit of Fotofestival Schiedam. Curious what Schiedam has to offer? Check out our Facebook page for updates. Participating partners and venues can be identified by our FFS poster and signing.