Museum Bunker

Alkmaar '40-'45

info@museumalkmaar40-45.nl     -     Kamer van Koophandel : 69372 772    -     NL29 INGB 0795 3028 86  

About us

The foundation Alkmaar '40 – '45 has existed since 8 August 2017 and aims to tell the history of Alkmaar during the Second World War. For this we organize changing exhibitions in the former German communication bunker in the Alkmaarder Hout. Moreover, we are active on Facebook.

Next openings of 2024:

Saturday May 25 - 10:00-17:00 National Bunkerday

Sunday June 2 - 11:00-17:00

Coming Saterday May 25 the National Bunkerday 2024 is organized. We are opened from 10:00 till 17:00.

In the region, the following sites are also opened:  the telephone bunker of the Bergen airfield, museum Jansje Schong in Egmond aan Zee and the kleine Flakfeldzug aan de Hoeverweg next to the road of Alkmaar to Egmond.

See also the programm.

Photos of the 2024 exposition

Theme of the 2024 exhibition : Airwar around Alkmaar and Truus Wijsmuller-Meijer, the woman who rescued 10,000 Jewish children

Where can you find us ?

When can you visit us ??

We are opened May till October, every 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month, 11:00 - 17:00.

Additional opening dates coincide with the Nationale Bunkerdag, Saturday May 25, and the Open Monumentendag, Saturday September 12, van 10:00-17:00.

Entrance 3 € - Free admittance for children under 13.

Private appointments, groups or schools: contact us via info@museumalkmaar40-45.nl

May 2024

Sunday May 5 - 11:00-17:00

Sunday May  19 - 11:00-17:00

Saterday May 25 - 10:00-17:00 National Bunker-day

Jun2 2024

Sunday June 2 - 11:00-17:00

Sunday June 16 - 11:00-17:00

July 2024

Sunday July 7 - 11:00-17:00

Sunday July 21 - 11:00-17:00

August 2024

Sunday August 4 - 11:00-17:00

Sunday Augustus 18 - 11:00-17:00

September 2024

Sunday September 1 - 11:00-17:00

Saterday September 14  - 10:00-17:00 Open Monumentendag

Sunday September 15 - 11:00-17:00

Oktober 2024

Sunday Oktober 6 - 11:00-17:00

Sunday Oktober 20 - 11:00-17:00

Virtual tour of the museum bunker

Credits

Gemeente Alkmaar / Regionaal Archief Alkmaar / Herdenkingsstenen Joods Alkmaar / ABC Assurantiën / Nh1816 verzekeringen 

Tecnopol Metaalbewerking / Forbo Flooring BV / easycloudcomputing.nl