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The Arena is the most exclusive event space we offer. It can only be booked as part of an Eye Exclusive, which includes hiring the entire building and access to all event spaces. These events are primarily reserved for our partners. Please contact us to discuss possibilities and pricing.

The Arena in Eye Filmmuseum © Jordi Wallenburg
© Jordi Wallenburg

Would you only like to hire the Arena for a private dinner? This option is available for groups ranging from 100 to 900 guests, in collaboration with Select Catering. During these dinners, the exhibitions, smaller cinemas, shop, and other spaces will remain accessible to other visitors. Availability is limited; we would be happy to inform you about the options.



- Use of the entire building, exclusively for your guests
- Unique experience available only four times a year
- Includes the restaurant space in the middle of the building
- Very limited availability, only on Mondays, Tuesday,s or Wednesdays

Maximum capacities

Theatre: 400
Reception: 900
Sit-down dinner: 340


Upon request

Eye Filmmuseum's Arena during an Eye Exclusive © Reinier RVDA
© Reinier RVDA
The Arena in Eye Filmmuseum © Hanne Nijhuis
© Hanne Nijhuis
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The Arena in Eye Filmmuseum © Jordi Wallenburg
© Jordi Wallenburg
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