Cheese Warehouse

In the brand new Cheese Warehouse you’ll learn everything you ever wanted to know about cheese. This cheese warehouse was built in 1937. It offers you the chance to take a glimpse into the kitchen of the cheese makers.

The Cheese Warehouse is old, but has been brought back to life. The cheese experience is new in Woerden and unique in the Netherlands. This center of taste and flavor is the place where everything about cheese comes together. Learn, watch, taste, and more! The cheese experience in Woerden is the closest you will get to the process of making and storing cheese.

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The 1937 year old building on Emmakade has been completely restored. Here you will get the chance to take a glimpse into the kitchen of the cheese makers. Observe the process, and discover the fine arts of cheese making, and learn how vendors store their cheeses. Young talented people are educated at the Cheese Academy. The Cheese Warehouse is also a museum. Discover the big secret of the cheese ripening process during your visit.

Tasting cheese is an extraordinary experience. A guide tells you the story of modern cheese making during a tour through the Cheese Warehouse. Find out how we make cheese, discover the virtual reality environment, dress up as a real cheese girl or a farmer, and capture your visit to the Woerden Cheese Warehouse in cool pictures! Make your visit a very special one!

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Visit the Cheese Warehouse

  • The Cheese Warehouse taste center is open to visitors from Monday to Saturday. The cheese making process is demonstrated every Saturday.

Make you visit extra special and take part in a delicious mini tasting. Taste a variety of cheeses, and learn more about their differences. Tasted a very delicious cheese? You can buy your favorite one in our shop. 2 Persons minimal per tasting.

Entree Adults                                  € 6,00

Entree Kids until 12 years              € 3,00

Price mini tasting                           € 7,50

Workshop ‘Brew your own cheese’
Groups are welcome to book the workshop ‘Brew your own cheese’ on any day. Individual visitors can participate on request on Saturdays. You will be experiencing the entire process of cheese making. The cheese maker tells you everything there is to know about this product. Want to know more? Ask the VVV Tourist office/TIP Woerden for more information and prices.

Cheese Warehouse pacakges

The new Woerden Cheese Warehouse provides individual visitors and groups with a unique chance to completely experience cheese, and with a very special glimpse behind the scenes of cheese making. Do a tour, and participate in cheese making workshops, and cheese tasting sessions. Combine your visit to the warehouse with visits to the Woerden Farmer’s market, the century-old Reypenaer Cheese Warehouse and the cheese farm. Please click  ‘packages’ for more information.

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For questions and/or bookings, please contact:

VVV Woerden (Tourist office)
Emmakade 6a
3441AJ, Woerden

Tel.: +31 348 745 492

Opening hours Cheese Warehouse (Kaaspakhuis):
Mon-Sat     10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday       upon request

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Cheese Warehouse Foundation

The Cheese Warehouse is founded and managed by Stichting Kaaspakhuis.

Executive committee:
Hans Hoving (chairman)
Johannes Tinga, Zijerveld Cheese Unlimited
Gerard Menkveld, Rabobank
Daan Zwaneveld,