About our Venue

Mediamatic Biotoop offers various inspiring spaces to rent, each with their own characteristics and capacities. Our location is directly on the waterfront and offers a great panoramic city view. We are located near the Central Station and easily accessible by car, train, foot or bike. For route description, go here.


Mediamatic Biotoop evening view - Mediamatic Biotoop is located at the Amsterdam waters, on walking distance from Amsterdam's Central Station. Anisa Xhomaqi

Renting at Mediamatic Biotoop

Art, design and science merge at Mediamatic. We are a cultural institution that takes sustainability seriously. By organising workshops, presentations and exhibitions, we contribute to the development of the surrounding area. Located in the heart of Amsterdam with a view of the Oosterdok, our space is ideal for an inspiring day or cozy evening.

Renting a space

Mediamatic Biotoop offers a variety of spaces: the Aquaponics Greenhouse, the monumental Sluisdeurenloods, the Haeckel Room, the Tuinkamer and the Panorama Studio. There is also a possibility to rent at our waterfront restaurant Mediamatic Eten

Check our available spaces and rental possibilities

Renting a (co)workspace

Mediamatic Biotoop is a registered creative workspace (CAWA Broedplaats), which enables us to offer a reduced price for artists and designers. Be part of Mediamatic Biotoop and share a workspace fulltime, part time or for a day. For more information, go here.

Bigger Events

If you are planning to organise a full day or multi-day event, we have the possibility of collaborating with our neighbours Bureau Marine Terrein Amsterdam, Rederij LampedusaHannekes Boom, Shaffy’s Tuin, the Conservatorium, Pakhuis de Zwijger and Muziekgebouw aan ’t IJ.


For more information or a tour around Mediamatic Biotoop, please send a mail with the subject: 'Rental' or 'Verhuur' to event@mediamatic.nl. Provide us with the following information: amount of people, type of event, preferred date, time period, technical needs, catering needs or preferences.