Van Nelle Fabriek spaces

The Van Nelle Fabriek has 10,000 m2 available for events, suitable for 7,000 people. Imposing or intimate, stylish or cool, with daylight or darkened: everything’s possible in this historic UNESCO building. Each space can be tailored entirely to suit your taste. The Van Nelle Fabriek is coming home to your own event.

All our spaces, large and small, can be combined. An inspiring reception in the Koffiefabriek, drinks in De Branderij, a meeting or breakout session in the Tearoom and activity in the Garden?

Interested or need more information? Get in touch!


Why choose the Van Nelle Fabriek? Here’s why!

  • UNESCO World Heritage

    The first daylight factory in Europe, designed to energise

  • Hybrid location

    Small or large, for every mood or setting, the Van Nelle Factory is your canvas

  • Light & dark

    A sea of natural light or a darkened space, everything’s possible

  • Large plenary spaces

    Suitable for plenary arrangements of 20 to 2000 people

  • Meeting and breakout rooms

    Endless combinations of a variety of inspiring spaces

  • Outside

    The factory street and the green space are an extension of your event or meeting

  • Easy parking

    Ample and safe parking

  • High-speed Wi-Fi

    Throughout the factory, for an unlimited number of users

  • Easily accessible

    Near four motorways, 3 minutes from the exit, 8 minutes by public transport from Rotterdam CS

  • Sustainable

    Sustainably operated, Golden Green Key, Sustainability label A

  • Team of experts

    Your dedicated team, creative, energetic and professional

  • Excellent access facilities

    First event location with a disability access award

Be inspired