The 2016 Conference

The Life History Research Society Meeting 2016 will be held at the Trippenhuis in the centre of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

The Trippenhuis is designed in the Dutch classical style. It used to be the mansion of the brothers Trip and their families in the 17th century. They were among the wealthiest families of the Netherlands. In the 19th century the Rijksmuseum was located in the Trippenhuis. The Trippenhuis is now the seat of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (see, for more information and a video documentary about the history of the Trippenhuis).



The Trippenhuis is located in the centre of Amsterdam, Kloveniersburgwal 29.


You can reach Kloveniersburgwal 29 in Amsterdam:

  • From Schiphol Airport:

Take a train to Amsterdam Central Station

  • By train:

Walking distance from Amsterdam Central Station is approximately 10 minutes. You can also take the subway.

  • By subway:

Any train from Amsterdam Central Station. Stop: ‘Nieuwmarkt’, first stop after Amsterdam Central Station.

  • By car:

Both from A2 as A4: take A10 exit S116. Centrum (via S116) or exit S112 Centrum (via S112)

          Parking: Stadhuis, entrance Waterlooplein





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