You want to join our festival, great! Purchasing a ticket is very easy:
- Go to the event of your choice.
- If you're not a Friend of the House of Literature, select 'Tickets'.
- If you are a Friend of the House of Literature, select 'Tickets Huisvrienden'.
Tickets bought at the House of Literature can be collected at our counter in TivoliVredenburg, half an hour before the event starts.
NB: Readers of the marathon can purchase their ticket for the Anna Karenina Gala Night by clicking on 'Tickets Huisvrienden'.
Dutch Poetry Night & Children's Night of Poetry
Tickets for the 36th Dutch Poetry Night and the Children's Night of Poetry can be purchased at www.nachtvandepoezie.nl.
Friends of the House of Literature
The ILFU is a production of the House of Literature, therefore tickets for the festival can be bought with a discount if you are a Friend of the House of Literature.
We have three memberships to choose from:
Huisvriend SOLO – €35 a year
Huisvriend DUO – €65 a year
Student – €20 a year
You will receive your personal Friendcode via e-mail once you have paid with iDEAL. This code allows you to purchase tickets for the ILFU with a discount.
Friends are very important to the House of Literature. Not only does it show that you support us, it also means that literature in general means a lot to you. For this reason being our Friend has its benefits. There are several privileges and discounts to productions of the House of Literature year round.
I bought a ticket, but have not received anything yet
Tickets bought at the House of Literature were sent to you by post up to the 3rd of September. Tickets purchased after this date can be collected at our counter in TivoliVredenburg, half an hour before the start of the event.
Tickets bought at TivoliVredenburg will directly be send to your mailbox. If you haven't received an e-mail, please contact TivoliVredenburg at 030 - 2314544 (mon - sat 13.00-18.00).
Unfortunately I can't make it, is there any way to get my money back?
As noted on your e-ticket, it is not possible to get a refund.
Other questions? Please contact us at:
T 030 231 8376
E boxoffice [at] ilfu.nl
Monday to Friday | 09:30-17:00