Cheese Market Edam Agenda

The opening and closing of the cheese market day is done by the ringing of a bell. This sound is generally done by a special domestic of foreign guest, such as famous artists, singers or people parliament, ministers, European commissioners, writers, representatives from the sports and entertainment world and others who in some way made …

Edam

Edam, city of cheese and much more! The most obvious association with ‘Edam’ is ‘cheese’. For centuries the well-known round Edam cheeses have been sent from this little town to all corners of the world. The cheese market, once again restored to its place of honour, is re-enacted weekly during the months July and August. And …

The Edam cheese market

CHEESE MARKET AGENDA The Edam cheese markets take place every Wednesday from till from 10:30 to 12:30 hours. The opening and closing of the market day will be held by the ringing of a bell by a prominent guest from the Netherlands or abroad, such as artists or members … CHEESE MARKET EDAM TODAY After …

Cheese market Edam: today

Cheese market Edam: today After the the closing of the commercial cheese market in 1922, where farmers from the neighborhood came sell their cheese, the market of Edam again revived in 1989. With the willing cooperation of over 90 volunteers and financial support of Beemsterkaas the market has become a major tourist event. The market …

Cheese market Edam: the past

Cheese market Edam: the past Over the centuries the cheese market at the Jan van Nieuwenhuizen Square played an important chapter in the history of Edam. In the past the cheese market and the Prince Mauritspad were part of the water connection between the Achterhaven and the Matthijs Tinxgracht. In 1622 the Bierkade was constructed …

The famous Edam cheese

The famous Edam cheese The original Edam cheese, a small round cheese approximately 1.7 kilos in weight, came from the little town of Edam in the province of North Holland in the Netherlands. In the 14th century Edam became an important export harbour. Most of the cheese made in Edam was sold for export. And …

The Edam cheese markets take place every Wednesday from till , from 10.30 – 12.30 hrs. » Check out the program here