Visit the Van Nelle Factories with Chabot
Along the bank of the river Schie lies a remarkable UNESCO World Heritage site: the Van Nelle Factory. The unique building from 1931 is considered to be the symbol of Dutch modernism. The factory is world famous for its progressive design, in which air, light and space gained an entirely new role in architecture. It is without a doubt one of the most extraordinary buildings in town. Even Le Corbusier called it “the most beautiful spectacle of the modern age”.
Visit the Van Nelle Factory – UNESCO world heritage site since June 2014 – with an experienced guide from the wonderful Urban Guides. Devotees of architecture, art and industrial heritage will thoroughly enjoy themselves with a museum visit and a tour.
GUIDED TOUR VAN NELLE FACTORY
Saturdays and Sundays
13.00 / 1 p.m. (Dutch)
14.00 / 2 p.m. (ENGLISH)
15.00 / 3 p.m. (Dutch)
€ 15,- p.p.
Incl entrance Chabot Museum
Incl. shuttle bus Museumpark <> Van Nelle Factory
(Shuttle bus between 15 February 2020 and 01 November 2020)Koop Tickets
With this ticket you are also welcome to visit the Chabot Museum at a moment that is most convenient for you. Prior to your visit, it is very nice to watch the film ‘Bouwen voor het Licht’ / ‘Building the Van Nelle Factories’ (appr. 20 mins.)in the Chabot Museum.
Would you like to know even more about the Van Nelle Factories? Dr. Marieke Kuipers wrote a concise guide (in English), which can be bought at the Chabot Museum for € 14,95.