Visit

On this page you will find all the information you need to plan a visit to Fotofestival Schiedam 2020. 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 through Facebook.  

ADRESS

Dirkzwagerterrein

Groenweegje 7

3111 PB Schiedam

OPENING HOURS

The Grand Opening takes place on September 3rd. The doors are open from 7.30 PM and the official opening ends at 10 PM. The regular exhibitions are open to the public in the weekends between September 3rd and September 20th. 

 

DATES

September 4/5/6 
September 11/12/13 
September 18/19/20

 

HOURS

Friday: 10 AM – 8 PM

Saturday: 10 AM – 6 PM 

Sunday: 10 AM – 6 PM

 

TICKETS

Plan your visit and buy your ticket here. This ticket is valid once on any specific day in the period of the festival. Early Bird tickets can be bought until July 31st. From August 1st onwards you can buy tickets in the regular online sale. Also at the door you can buy a ticket. 

 

For special program activities, like talks and workshops, tickets can only be bought in advance online. 

 

For ticketing info and prices please click here 

 

FROM AND TO

TRAIN, TRAM AND METRO

Fotofestival Schiedam is easily accessible by public transport. From Station Schiedam Centrum it is a 12 minute walk to Groenweegje 7, the main location of the festival. The walking distance between the locations is approximately 5 to 12 minutes. Check ret.nl of 9292.nl for the latest timetables. 

 

Check the map for more information. 

 

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 (€ 2,70 or € 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 9 AM to 8 PM, on Thursdays (late-night shopping) from 9 AM to 9 PM hours and on Saturdays from 9 PM to 5 PM. Parking is free on Sundays and public holidays. This also applies to shop Sundays (the first Sunday of the month).

 

The closest parking garage is the ABC garage, Lange Kerkstraat 28-a. 

 

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.

 

ACCESSIBILITY 

The main location is wheelchair friendly. 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 DO, TO EXPERIENCE

Besides the 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.

 

SPENDING THE NIGHT IN SCHIEDAM

Do you want to turn your visit into a full-fledged ‘Fotofestival 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 or Fringe activities page for updates.