Directions & parking

Micropia is located on Artisplein (Artis Square), in the centre of Amsterdam, and is easily accessible by public transport. If you are coming by car, you can park on the ARTIS parking facility.

Visiting address

Plantage Kerklaan 38-40
1018 CZ Amsterdam

Directions by public transport 

Tram 9 from Amsterdam Central Station and tram 14 from Dam stop at Micropia. Get off at the ARTIS stop. Tram 10 also stops a short walk away from Micropia. The nearest metro station is Waterlooplein. Micropia is a 10-minute walk from there.
For door-to-door travel recommendations, see


ARTIS-Amsterdam Royal Zoo has its own parking facility. Micropia visitors can take advantage of discount parking fees. The parking facility is only 150 m away from the entrance to Micropia. A number of handicapped parking spaces are available.

  • parking fees, Micropia and ARTIS visitors

Members € 7.00
Non-members € 9.00

From 8.30 am until 12 am.

Parking tickets are available at the ticket window, the parking ticket machine at the main entrance, or in the ARTIS shop, upon presentation of your admission ticket.

  • Parking fees, other users

€ 4.00 per hour, to be paid at the parking ticket machine at the entrance to the parking facility.