De Rijtuigenloods: a maintenance barrack for train carriages

NanoCity 2015 takes place at the premises of De Rijtuigenloods in Amersfoort, the Netherlands. This impressive old maintenance barrack for train carriages is the ideal background for the state-of-the-art technologies presented in NanoCity. The immense train barrack offers an inspirational setting for our common quest to apply nanotechnology research for large scale production. Jump on a train in NanoCity to catch a glimpse of the future.

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Getting there

De Rijtuigenloods is ideally located in the center of the Netherlands. The city of Amersfoort is a 45 minute drive from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. Route description to the Rijtuigenloods (Dutch only).

Terrein 'de Wagenwerkplaats'
Piet Mondriaanplein 61
3812 GZ Amersfoort

Public transport

Visitors using public transportation should take the train to Amersfoort. Plan your trip here. On arrival at Amersfoort station, follow exit Noordzijde/Piet Mondriaanplein. Follow Q-park on your left. De Rijtuigenloods is situated on the road left to Q-park.


The terrain of de Rijtuigenloods contains plenty of free parking spaces next to the location.  


You can find available hotels at The NH Hotel is fully booked.

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