Cheese market Edam holland

Cheese market Edam | Opening hours, prices and travel directions

By far the most visited cheese market in the Netherlands is that of Edam. One of the most popular cheeses, Edam cheese is derived from this city.

The current cheese market is a reconstruction of the market as it was held in Edam until 1922. Musically enlivened by the sounds of an Old Dutch barrel organ and the tones of the Edam cheese chapel.

The cheeses are supplied with historic cheese breads and rowing boats, every Wednesday morning in July and August between 10.30 and 12.30.

Showtimes Cheese Market Edam

On Wednesday mornings in July and August, from 4 July to 22 August, between 10.30 and 12.30. Saturday 11 August night market from 20.30 to 22.00. Each time with a special guest of honor.

For a visit always check the opening hours on the website of the event itself.


Free admission and cheese tasting.

How to travel to Edam form Amsterdam City

If you want to visit Edam you can get a ticket for the Hop on Hop off Holland bus. This bus brings you to the best places of the countryside of Amsterdam. Edam is also a busstop.

More information about the Hop on Hop off bus.

Location Edam Cheese Market

  • Cheese market Edam
  • Jan van Nieuwenhuizenplein
  • 1135 TK Edam