Visitor information 2011

11 September through 9 October 2011, Groningen, The Netherlands

Main venue

 Aa-church | Akerkhof 2 (centre Groningen city)
Open: Tuesday through Sunday 11:00 – 18:00
Admission: 10 euro | various discounts
The exhibition is wheelchair friendly

Additional exhibitions

 Noorderlicht Fotogalerie | Akerkhof 12
Het Filiaal | Akerkhof 10
Oude Postkantoor | Munnekeholm 1
Academie Minerva | Praediniussingel 59


Passe-partout day: €10
Passe-partout month: €15 

Admission with reduction (daypasses only)

Students/CJP/Stadjerspas: € 5 
Children (4 - 12  years): € 2 
Children below 4 years: free
Groups (10 persons minimum): € 8 p.p.

Guided Tours: € 30 euro per group (excl. admission)

See Metropolis Magazine for the complete programme of the Photofestival.

The Der Aa-church, the Noorderlicht Photogallery and Het Filiaal are located next to each other in the city centre of Groningen (A-Kerkhof). Het Oude Postkantoor on Munnekeholm 1 is just behind the church.

By foot from the train station: (± 10 minutes)

  • You arrive at the Central Station of Groningen and leave the station
  • Across the road before you, you'll see the Groninger Museum (very colorful architecture), walk in that direction.
  • Cross the street and go under the blue arch, cross the bridge, walk past the museum.
  • Keep walking straight ahead, enter street (Ubbo Emmiusstraat) with yellow pavement.
  • At the end of this street you come at a junction, cross the street (Gedempte Zuiderdiep) and keep on walking straight ahead
  • Enter Folkingestraat and walk to the end, then go left
  • The Noorderlicht Photogallery and Het Filiaal are situated at your left diagonally across the Der Aa-church

Parking and Public Transport
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