From festivals to the multicultural market ‘Bazouq’ to the art exhibition Biënnale Brabant, in the Koepelhal it's all possible. This old factory hall with a rich past has been converted into a unique event venue with the capacity of more than 3000 visitors. The old Wagenmakerij, adjacent to the Koepelhal, offers another 5,500 square meters for events. The impressive Koepelhal in the Spoorzone of Tilburg was the main storage depot of the former NS railway workshop until 2011.
Nowadays, the industrial trusses and the special way light enters the building form an amazing background for e.g. a theatre performance, exhibit or atmospheric conference. Here are some facts about the Koepelhal:
The Koepelhal and the Wagenmakerij can be rented for events. A special location for an atmospheric event or business meeting. The Koepelhal is an empty, freely divisible space with a historical appearance. Facilities such as stages, sound and light systems and other equipment can be arranged by you if desired, they are not standardly present.
The Spoorzone is a surprising mix of heritage and new architecture: rough, raw and refined. The area of the Spoorzone is 75 hectares and it is situated in the city centre, along the railway tracks and the station. Living, working, entertainment and business come together in an area that is growing and very popular. A key aspect of the railway zone is the word connecting: the area must bind all facets of a neighbourhood together. The area is very popular amongst the young and the elderly.