Monumental event venue

During a business event everything revolves around experience, which is found in abundance at a national industrial monument such as De Rijtuigenloods. Don't you think that your guests will be impressed by the high ceiling, authentic track details, historic railway wagons and special light? All of this is complimented with high-quality facilities, services and catering. De Rijtuigenloods is a flexible venue and can be set up in your desired style, to make any event feel like home. Want to experience it for yourself? We would love to give you a tour on site!

  • Great atmosphere and experience 
  • Centrally located in the Netherlands
  • Perfect accessible by car and public transport
  • Sufficient parking facilities
  • Overnight options close by
  • Exclusive use of the location
  • Sustainable venue with an interesting history

All advantages for you

  • 15 breakout rooms
    De Rijtuigenloods has 15 breakout rooms for 25 up to 140 people each. From a drying cabin to a parts depot or even unique train wagons! Organise a variety of activities that take place at the same time. Think about a main area, lounge and pub area. Or how about a comedy train, mini casino or cocktail/gin and tonic bar?
  • Exclusivity
    You rent De Rijtuigenloods exclusively to have full access to 3,000m2 of floor space, that can be divided freely.
  • Full-service event venue
    We advice you on location, design and culinary & technical facilities. Besides, our staff would be happy to provide information about a party band, fantastic cocktail bar or other eye-catchers for your event. We have years of experience in event planning we would love to share with you.
  • Attractive prices
    De Rijtuigenloods introduces a Best Party Deal. Take advantage of a fully catered event for only €49.50 per person! This includes location rent, unlimited drinks, table linen, hot and cold snacks, staff and equipment.
  • Parking & Public transport
    De Rijtuigenloods is located near motorways A28 and A1, and has ample free parking on site. To keep things moving in the right direction, we always provide parking assistance. Furthermore, De Rijtuigenloods is a 5-minute walk from Amersfoort Central Station, which is an important hub in the rail transport network of The Netherlands.
  • Hotels
    Within walking distance are two hotels. NH Amersfoort (114 rooms) and Mercure Hotel Amersfoort Centre (142 rooms). Several other hotels are also located within a short drive.
  • Sustainable venue
    De Rijtuigenloods holds a golden Green Key, which means that the strictest requirements related to sustainability have been met. Green Key is an international hallmark for companies in the tourism and recreation sector. Would you like to know more? Have a look at www.kmvk.nl
  • A great history
    With more than 100 years of history of robust steel, impressive carriages and steaming horsepower, De Rijtuigenloods is a crown jewel of the Dutch industrial revolution. At the beginning of 1900, ’De Wagenwerkplaats’ was constructed in Amersfoort on a large area right at the track where train carriages were built and maintained. De Rijtuigenloods is one of the larger warehouses as a maintenance shed for train wagons. This is still clearly reflected in the different rails that run through the location, the hoists on the roof and the monumental overhead bridge above the parking lot. Currently these elements serve as a silent witnesses of the rich history of numerous events.

Impressions of previous events

 

Location

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