When and Where
Where: Every Thursday from13th June until 31th august 2017
No cheese market on 10th and 17th August
Time: 13.00-16.00 hours
Location: De Roode Steen, Central Hoorn.
The Hoorn Cheese Market is a spectacle to be seen. The entire square is full of Beemster cheese. You see in a theatre layout how extensively cheese is tested and how the cheeses on berries are moved by cheese carriers. There is a market master, cheese girls, weighing master and by a horse drawn “Kaasbrikken”As the process is about to commence music is played through speakers. The market is also very suitable for a day out with the children. Entrance to the cheese market is free. After your visit there you can have a lovely wander through the streets of the town centre or visit one of the many restaurants, cafes, museums or shops in the town. Maybe make an overnight stay in one of the hotels? For more tourist information, check out VVV Hoorn.