Visitor Information

Location and route


By car

The Old Sugar Factory in Groningen is situated at the end of the Van Heemskerckstraat, close to the Hoendiep and beside the western ringroad (N 370). Easy to reach by car, with ample parking. Take the exit Centrum/Hoogkerk.
GPS-coordinates: N 53°12'40" E 6°32'38"

By Bike

By bike it takes 10 minutes from Central Station or the city center. Cycle towards the Hoendiep. At the intersection with the Rembrandt van Rijstraat turn left on the Hoendiep Bridgre. Follow the Admiraal de Ruyter Avenue and turn right onto Van Heemskerck Straat. Cross the railway crossing and follow the path underneath the ring road.

By Public transport

Buses leave every 10-15 minutes from CS Groningen for the Hoendiep. Take line 8, 35 or 39.
Get off at busstop Rembrandt van Rijn Straat. Cross the  Hoendiep Bridge into the Admiraal de Ruyter Laan. Turn right onto Van Heemskerck Straat. Cross the railway crossing and follow the path underneath the ring road.

Opening hours

Tuesday through Sunday
11:00h to 18:00h

Admission

Day ticket (valid for one day): €10,00
Festival ticket (valid up to 13 okt, personal ticket): €15,00
Parking: € 2,50

Admission with discount (day tickets only))

Students/CJP (on display of card): €5,00 
Children's tickets (4 t/m 12 years): €2,00 
Childtren up to 3 years: free
Groups (above 10 persons): €8,00 each