Plan your visit
Address and accessibility
Museum de Schat van Simpelveld
6369 AE Simpelveld
From the A76 take exit 7 (Simpelveld) to the N281. After 1.2 km, turn right onto Nijswillerweg. At the roundabout, take the second exit Oranjeplein / Dorpstraat. The second street on your right is Kloosterstraat. You will usually find sufficient parking space at the museum.
The nearest station is Heerlen. From there there are bus connections to Oranjeplein in Simpelveld. From there it is 600 meters to the museum. Click here
(https://9292.nl/) for the current departure times.
With the Miljoenenlijn
Combine a museum visit with a train journey of the Miljoenenlijn. Enjoy a historic ride through the most beautiful landscape in the Netherlands. For more information, visit www.miljoenenlijn.nl. It is a 950 meter walk from the historic Simpelveld station to the museum.
50% discount on entrance to the museum with a Miljoenenlijn ticket
On presentation of your Miljoenenlijn train ticket you will receive a 50% discount on entrance to the museum up to 1 week after your travel date. Note: not valid in combination with other discount promotions.
The museum is accessible for disabled people and wheelchair users. The first floor is only accessible for wheelchairs up to 90 cm wide. Guides can report to the reception, an employee will then accompany you to the disabled entrance. Guides do not pay an entrance fee. Mobility scooters are unfortunately not allowed in the museum.
Adjusted opening hours
|Thursday||11:00 – 17:00|
|Friday||11:00 – 17:00|
|Saturday||13:00 – 17:00|
|Sunday||13:00 – 17:00|
Currently you can only buy your admission ticket online.
Coronavirus entry pass
From November 6, we will ask all our visitors aged 13 and over for a coronavirus entry pass, including a valid ID. We ask you to take this into account when visiting the museum. Because the corona pass is used, there is no obligation to wear a face mask in the museum.
Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, Carnival, Easter Sunday, Whit Sunday
Easter Monday, Ascension Day, Whit Monday
Youth to 18 years: free
Groups*: €6,- (per person)
Guided tours** : €25,-
* Price from 8 people, only after reservation.
** Price per tour and only after reservation, maximum group size 10 people per tour.
Educational programs have been developed especially for school groups with a combination of discovering, doing and experiencing.
Timely reservation is important. Look here for more information.