European Championships Cycling in Alkmaar

Cycling and Cheese: Holland at its best! The European Championships Cycling will take place in Alkmaar from 7 to 11 August. The time trials even start in front of our museum on Waagplein. So those…

Evening Cheese Markets 2019

In July and August there are evening cheese markets on Tuesday evenings from 19:00 to 21:00. Nice to combine with a nice bite on the terraces of the Waagplein and a visit to the Dutch…

Cheese and Tulips

Cheese and Tulips, can it be more Dutch? On Friday 12 April there will once again be a colorful cheese market with 25,000 tulips. Afterwards, the cheese girls and boys hand out the tulips to…

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Cheese shops in Alkmaar

If your visit to the Cheese Museum has whetted your appetite for a nice piece of cheese, there are numerous excellent cheese shops in the centre of Alkmaar, not far from the museum.