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Accessibility and facilities

The House of Connections is located in the Groot Handelshuis in the center of Groningen.


Grote Markt 21
9712 HR Groningen
The Netherlands


Due to the strict bicycle parking policy in the city of Groningen, it is recommended that you park your bike in one of the free bike storages in the city center. The closest, indoor bike storage is situated below the Groot Handelshuis.

Oude Ebbingestraat 18b
9712 HJ Groningen


The House of Connections does not have its own parking facilities. You can park your car in one of the parking garages in the vicinity of the city center. The nearest parking garages are:

Parkeergarage Forum
Schoolstraat 16, 9712 JS Groningen

Parkeergarage Ossenmarkt
Ossenmarkt 10, 9712 NZ Groningen

Public Transport

The nearest train stations to the Grote Markt are:

Centraal Station Groningen: 1,2 km, 15 minute walk
Station Groningen-Noord: 1,5, 19 minute walk

The following bus lines stop close to the Grote Markt: 1, 4, 6, 10, 163, 304, 309, 324. Depending on the bus line, you can get off at the Sint Jansbrug stop or at the Gedempte Zuiderdiep stop. From both stops it is about a 7 minute walk to the House of Connections.

Wheelchair accessibility

The House of Connections is wheelchair accessible and the different floors can be reached by elevators. At the entrance, immediately to the right of the large stairs, is an elevator that only takes you to the first floor. If you want to go to the office spaces on the second floor, you can use the lifts on the first floor to reach the office floor.

There is a doorbell next to the front door of the office space of the House of Connections on the second floor, which you can ring if you want to gain access to this space.

Silence / prayer / lactation room

The House of Connections has an enclosed, private space where visitors can retreat for a moment of silence, to pray, to breastfeed or to pump.

The room has a comfortable chair, several electricity sockets, a sink with hot and cold running water, and a refrigerator with a freezer compartment.

You can contact Team House of Connections prior to or during your visit if you want to make use of this space.

Lost and found

Have you lost or forgotten something in the House of Connections? Please contact us and we will see if we can find your items.

Last modified:17 April 2024 11.27 a.m.
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