Plan your visit

Opening times

NEMO is open from Tuesday to Sunday, from 10:00 to 17:30. Buy or reserve your tickets with a timeslot in advance. The duration of your visit will be 3 hours. During school holidays, NEMO is also open on Mondays.

Buy tickets online

Holders of a Museumkaart, a BankGiro Lotterij VIP KAART, a Amsterdam Stadspas, a NEMO Jaarpas, a NEMO voucher or an ICOM card or visitors aged between 0-3 also have to reserve a ticket with a date and timeslot. The validity of the card or voucher will be checked with your ticket at the museum entrance. 

Safe visit

NEMO works with visitors to ensure everyone’s safety during trips to the museum. For more information about the measures implemented by NEMO and what is expected of you to keep yourself and others safe, please go to

Mondays open

  • Monday 12, 19, 26 October 2020
  • Monday 21, 28 December 2020
  • Monday 15, 22 February 2021
  • Moday 3 May 2021
  • Monday 12, 19, 26 July 2021
  • Monday 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 August 2021

Rooftop square

NEMO’s rooftop square is open to the public free of charge during opening times of the museum.

The roof features an outdoor exhibition called Energetica, a large rooftop terrace and a restaurant. The rooftop square is open longer hours on summer evenings, and there is a regular schedule of extra activities.

There is no access to the roof in bad weather, during special events, at New Year and on King’s Day