binnenplein fort kijkduin

Opening hours & entrance fees

Opening hours

The museum and the North Sea aquarium are daily opened in high season.
Now, Fort Kijkduin is busy renovating and therefore there the openinghours are amended.

Openinghours april/may 2022
Zaterdag 23 april 10:00
Zondag 24 april 10:00
Maandag 25 april 10:00
Dinsdag 26 april 10:00
Zaterdag 30 april 10:00
Zondag 1 mei 10:00
Maandag 2 mei 10:00
Dinsdag 3 mei 10:00
Woensdag 4 mei 10:00
Donderdag 5 mei 10:00
Vrijdag 6 mei 10:00
Zaterdag 7 mei 10:00
Zondag 8 mei 10:00
Maandag 9 mei 10:00
Dinsdag 10 mei 10:00
Woensdag 11 mei 10:00

Fort Kijkduin is closed in April 2022 on:
21, 22, 27, 28 and 29 april 2022.

Exceptions in 2022:
First Christmas day and the 31st of December the fortress is closed
The first of January opened from 12:00 – 05:00
In the low season closed on fridays

Tickets Fort Kijkduin
Bezoeker Prijs
Adults € 10,-
Children 4/12 years old € 8,50
Seniors 65+ € 9,-
Children 0/3 Free
Combitickets Fort Kijkduin & Atlantikwall Centrum
Visitor Price
Adults € 15,-
Children 6/12 years € 12,-
Seniors 65+    € 13,50

With these tickets you can visit both Fort Kijkduin and the Atlantikwall Centrum. The tickets are valid for seven days, starting from the day of purchase.

Want to learn more about the Atlantikwall Centrum? Visit the website!

Season tickets
Visitor Price
Children 4/12 years € 35,-
Adults € 40,-

The season tickets can be ordered by:

Guided tours

A visit to Fort Kijkduin is made even more fun and fascinating with a tour by one of our guides! Learn all about the fort and its history. Who used to live here? What was the purpose of the fort? Why was the fort built? Our guides will tell you everything you need to know!

Soort Prijs
Guided tour with a private guide € 20,-

Due to the coronavirus, we can only allow tours booked with your own household.

A private tour costs an additional €20,-

Guided tour subject to change due to availability of guides.

Fort Kijkduin is located in Huisduinen near Den Helder. You can easily reach the museum by bicycle via the dunes. You can park for free at the museum.View our location on Google Maps here.
In summer you can easily visit us with the Kustbus.Pets are not allowed in the fort.
Fort Kijkduin is accessible for wheelchairs and prams
Dogs are not allowed 
Fort Kijkduin is located in the dunes. From the fort you can make various walking and cycling routes through the Helderse Duinen. For more information about this beautiful area, you can visit the Landscape Noord-Holland website.