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Visiting address
Markt 1
4331 LJ Middelburg
The Netherlands


The Vleeshal office is closed from July 29 to August 19

Office address
Simpelhuisstraat 7
4331 PH Middelburg
The Netherlands

+31 (0) 118 652200

Please note that we cannot answer unsolicited portfolios and exhibition proposals.

Opening hours

Wed–Fri: 13:00–17:00
Sat–Sun: 11:00–17:00

Vleeshal is closed on April 27, December 25 and 26 and on January 1.

Entrance fee

General admission: € 7,50
Students/children under 18: Free entrance
Museumkaart/ICOM: Free entrance
First Sunday of the month: Free entrance

Guided tours

Vleeshal offers a free guided tour every first Sunday of the month at 12pm. If you'd like to book a guided tour on another date, you can make a reservation via email at

View Agenda


Vleeshal is accessible to everyone. All carers, supervisors and attendants enjoy free entry. Assistance dogs are allowed. If an exhibition contains explicit imagery and/or effects that might be unfit for neuro-divergent visitors, we’ll inform you about this on the project page and at the venue.

Unfortunately, our bathrooms are not wheelchair accessible and we don’t have a baby changing table. However, both are available at Café Restaurant MarktCafé (80m from Vleeshal).


By public transport

We encourage our visitors to visit the Vleeshal by public transport. Up-to-date travel information can be found on The Vleeshal is a ten-minute walk or five-minute bike ride from Middelburg railway station. It is possible to rent bicycles via the OV-fiets system operated by the national railway service. Along the left side of Vleeshal, at the Helm, you will find the nearest bike stands.

By car

Along the access roads into the city center of Middelburg, you will find P-route signs. The P-route will show you a quick way to the various car parks and parking garages, which are open 24/7 all year round. The nearest parking lot to the Vleeshal is on Bodenplaats, where it is possible to pay with a bank card. The nearest disabled parking is also situated at this parking lot.

In the entire city center of Middelburg, you may park in the street however only within the marked parking spaces. Paid parking is in effect from Monday to Saturday from 8am until 8pm. Maximum parking time and parking rates vary per zone and are indicated on every parking ticket machine.

The Vleeshal Bus

For openings, Vleeshal provides a bus. It departs from Amsterdam, makes a stop in Rotterdam and then arrives at the Vleeshal in Middelburg. After the opening, the bus travels the same route back. You can book your ticket for the Vleeshal Bus by emailing

Tickets for the Vleeshal bus
One-way ticket: € 10
Return ticket: € 15

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