City farm

City farm address and contact details

De Helderse Vallei
De Helderse Vallei 9-11
1783 DA Den Helder
telephone +31 (0)223 61 25 55

Suspicious or possibly dangerous situations outside opening hours? Call DEKO Security: +31 (0)653191489 (24 hours a day).

City farm opening hours

  • Monday: closed
  • Tuesday: 10am - 4.30pm
  • Wednesday: 10am - 4.30pm
  • Thursday: 10am - 4.30pm
  • Friday: 10am - 4.30pm
  • Saturday: 10am - 4.30pm
  • Sunday: 10am - 4.30pm

Please note: De Helderse Vallei is closed due to the lockdown from the central government to get the coronavirus under control.


  • Due to the coronavirus crisis, note that special guidelines currently apply. Click here for details.
  • From 1 May to 30 September, the grounds and the city farm are open until 5pm.
  • The city farm is also open on Mondays during the school holiday period for the Northern zone of the Netherlands.
  • The city farm is closed on King's Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day.
    On Boxing Day, the city farm is open in the afternoon from noon to 4pm. On 5 December the city farm closes at 4pm.


Admission to the city farm at De Helderse Vallei is free-of-charge.

De Helderse Vallei has been realized thanks to the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development: Europe invests in rural areas.