Location and accessibility

Koninklijk Instituut voor de Tropen
Conferences & Events
Mauritskade 63
1092 AD Amsterdam
+31 (0)20 568 8504

By car

Take the Watergraafsmeer/Diemen (s113) exit from the A10 ring road. At the end of the road choose the exit heading to Centrum/Watergraafsmeer. Continue through via the Middenweg, that then turns into the Linnaeusstraat. KIT is at the end of this street at the corner of  Mauritskade.


We have some parking spaces on the Linnaeusstraat. These parking spaces are available for a small fee and have to be reserved ahead of time. There are also plenty of paid street parking in the surrounding area.

Car Parks

Q-Park Amsterdam Oost/Artis
Polderweg 92 (side street off of Middenweg)
1093 KP Amsterdam

From the car park, using tram 9 will get you to KIT in under 5 minutes.

Public Transport

Tram stops Alexanderplein and Linnaeusstraat are both right outside the KIT building and are easy and quickly available:

From Amsterdam Central Station: 18 minutes with tram 9, get off at Alexanderplein
From Amsterdam Muiderpoort Station: 2 minutes with tram 3 or 7, get off at Linnaeusstraat
From the centre of Amsterdam: 10 minutes with tram 10 or 14, get off at Alexanderplein


There's a taxi stand a 100 meters from our building. It is located on the Linnaeusstraat, right outside the Amsterdam Tropen Hotel.


There is a mooring spot in front of Mauritskade 63.

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