Give your convention the character it deserves

Discover your possibilities 



Aim for spacious 

yet vibrant


At the Van Nelle Factory, you opt for more than a stunning location in Rotterdam. From the very first contact with our team, you can count on full support, every step of the way. We want to make sure that you focus on maximizing the potential of your convention, by taking care of the organizational hassle. Together we can create a long-lasting experience for all attendees. 


Thanks to the diversity of our venue, with a usable surface of over 10.000 m2 in 12 different types of halls and rooms, and with lush outdoor waterfront areas, you can always go to the Van Nelle Factory for hosting events of up to 7.000 attendees. We are centrally located next to the motorway, with plenty of parking space and proximity to public transport. Thanks to our stable and fast WIFI connection all attendees will be connected, and ready to share the thrill of your event. 

Do you aim to impress the best?

our professional team will help make it happen.



Create the vibe 

you always 


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What others say
  • "With its unique industrial charme, this location was perfect, and highly appreciated by our 3000 attendees. There was plenty of space for the more than 50 sessions held during the event."

    European Commission
  • "A stylish icon of Rotterdam, suited for entrepreneurs and as an event- and congress location. Rightfully so with a spot on the UNESCO World Heritage List."

    Mark Rutte, Prime Minister
  • "We were supported by the team in every possible way. From catering to floor management, or technical details, everything was taken care of. We look back to a wonderful event."

    MVO Care Network
  • "We perceived the cooperation with Van Nelle as very positive. Great catering, excellent service, easily accesible and a flexible mindset of the team!"


Both indoors and outdoors

well facilitated.

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Would you like to learn more about the possibilities for your event at the Van Nelle factory? Do you have any questions, or would you like to receive a tour to experience the atmosphere? 

Reach out to us with the provided contact form.

Or contact us now, and discuss all your ideas with:  




+31 10 750 35 00

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