Portuguese Synagogue Ma'amad


About this venue

The Ma’amad is the Portuguese Jewish community's historic boardroom. This prestigious space brimming with solemn grandeur is ideal for a meeting, reception or dinner.

The room is 45 m²


The room can be arranged in various ways.


20 persons

Standing room

40 persons

Per security guard per hour after museum closes




on request


The Ma’amad is available for hire per morning or afternoon. The space is also available for use in the evening.

Per morning or afternoon






More information

Margriet Kotek

Head of sales & events

Practical information

  • Including VAT
  • Excluding €300 evening surcharge after 5pm
  • Excluding price of security, technician and catering
  • Including admission
  • Catering in the Jewish Cultural Quarter; all food is dairy or parve, and kosher

More information about catering

  • Technical equipment may be supplied on request

Public transport
The Ma’amad is in the Portuguese Synagogue on Mr Visserplein and is easy to reach from Amsterdam’s Central Station by metro 51, 53 or 54 to Waterlooplein station, leaving by the Nieuwe Amstelstraat exit. Or by tram 14 from Central Station to Waterlooplein.

There are three underground car parks in the area: Markenhoven, ParkKing Waterlooplein and Stadhuis/Muziektheater.