5 events to go behind the scenes at 24H Noord
24H Noord is all about getting to know Amsterdam Noord – and there’s no better way than to peek behind the curtains. On 28 October, these restricted locations in Amsterdam Noord (many of which are off-limits to the public) unlock their doors for a limited time.
Unlock the secrets of Oedipus Brewery
A tour of Oedipus Brewery is normally reserved for groups, but this Amsterdam icon has invited the public to check out its inner workings, have a tasting or two, and dance until (almost) dawn.
Guided tour and party at Oedipus Brewery // 28 Oct // 14:00 – 03:00
Call yourself captain
Amsterdam’s harbours house massive ships, but they’re usually admired from afar – until now. Tour the shipyard to see historic and modern ships up close, and find out first-hand why this industry is thriving.
Guided tour through a working shipyard // 28 Oct // 10:00 – 16:00
Tour the chocolate factory
The rich chocolate from Chocolatemakers will taste even better once you see how much work actually goes into creating those mouth-watering morsels!
Guided tour of Chocolatemakers // 28 Oct // 11:00 – 15:00 (Unfortunately this tour is now sold out).
Go behind the boat
With this tour of the Ponthaven, the harbour where ferries rest after shuttling passengers across the IJ, you can step foot into uncharted territory.
Discover the Ponthaven // 28 Oct // 13:00 – 14:45
Be the next Banksy
Something like this could usually land you in trouble, but not during 24H Noord. Grab some spray paint and make your mark on Amsterdam!
Tag your name at the NDSM shipyard // 28 Oct // 13:00 – 17:00