Keukenhof, Rijksmuseum, ARTIS, A’DAM Lookout chosen as the Netherlands' best venues by international tourists at the Remarkable Venue Awards 2018

Amsterdam, 30 January 2018

On Monday evening, Tiqets handed out awards for the best museums and attractions in the Netherlands. These Dutch venues have been recognised for their quality and innovation by tourists from all over the world.

The winning venues received the best reviews and scored the highest ratings in over 300,000 reviews from tourists from more than 130 countries. Venues were scored on criteria including simple and direct entrance, digital ticketing facilities and last minute booking availability.

In addition, special attention was given to the best marketing practices, with special guests invited from the Musée d’Orsay and La Pedrera (Casa Mila). Both of these high-profile museums from Paris and Barcelona welcome millions of tourists each year and are seen as market leaders in attracting visitors and delivering a great customer experience.

Delphine Crocq, marketing director of Musée d'Orsay, and Monica Andrue and Alba Tosquella, commercial manager and marketing manager of La Pedrera shared some impressive examples of their marketing practices.

The proud winners of the Tiqets Remarkable Venue Awards The Netherlands 2018 are:

Rijksmuseum - Best Museum

ARTIS Zoo - Best Family

Keukenhof - Best Attraction

A’DAM Lookout - Most Remarkable Venue 2018 (upcoming venue)

Luuc Elzinga, CEO Tiqets:

“It is a real privilege to work with so many leading museums and attractions, adding value by providing high numbers of new visitors and offering a worldwide platform to share the venue’s message with millions of people.”

Monica Andrue, Commercial Manager La Pedrera:

“This is truly a unique possibility for us to share our expertise with colleagues from all over the world. Thanks to Tiqets for making this possible!”

Bart Siemerink, Director Keukenhof:

“We’re so happy to have won this award. It’s not just a vote of confidence from Tiqets, it’s a huge compliment from all the visitors we receive from Tiqets ever year. Our goal for next year? To keep on improving our customer experience, making it easier and more accessible for visitors to enjoy everything Keukenhof has to offer. And, of course, to win the Tiqets award in 2019!”

Tiqets Remarkable Venue Awards

The Tiqets Remarkable Venue Awards were established to recognize and celebrate the best attractions and experiences in the most visited cities around the world. The first Tiqets Remarkable Venue Awards was hosted in Paris in 2017, with winners including the Musée d'Orsay and Fondation Louis Vuitton. 

Tiqets

Tiqets is a leading marketing and ticketing platform for museums and attractions which aims to make culture more accessible.

The Tiqets app and website feature the best museums and attractions from all over the world. Tiqets makes the ticketing process as simple as possible, enabling users to purchase and use tickets from their smartphone. No printing, street vendors, tourist shops, or guides – everything you need is in the palm of your hand!  

Founded in 2014, Tiqets employs over 120 people, with offices in Amsterdam, Barcelona, Paris, Rome, Vienna, and New York.

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About Tiqets

Tiqets makes remarkable experiences instantly accessible by simplifying the ticketing process – for venues and customers. Our innovative platform enables visitors to instantly find, book and use tickets for museums, attractions and landmarks. No more printers, touts or guide books – everything you need in the palm of your hand! Venues can make use of our experience to better understand and meet their visitors’ needs. Since its foundation in 2014, Tiqets has forged successful partnerships with attractions and museums in major tourist destinations around the world. The company now employs more than 100 people in Amsterdam, Barcelona, Paris, Rome, Vienna, and New York. Tiqets puts the world’s most remarkable experiences in the palm of your hand.

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