Shopping in Velsen

Shopping in Velsen, of course

There are several shopping areas in Velsen. The shopping area in IJmuiden consists of Plein 1945, Lange Nieuwstraat, Marktplein and Kennemerlaan. In the village centre of Santpoort-Noord you will find specialty shops, restaurants and cafés. Velsen has three weekly markets: on Tuesday in Velserbroek, on Thursday in IJmuiden and on Friday in Santpoort-Noord.

IJmuiden City Centre

The IJmuiden Centrum shopping area consists of Plein 1945, Lange Nieuwstraat and Marktplein. Here you will find a varied range of well-known retail chains (HEMA, Kruidvat, ICI Paris XL, C&A, Etos, Blokker and Scapino) to local shopkeepers where personal attention and quality are paramount. A shopping centre without fuss, but where you can find everything you need. Just come along!

Centrum IJmuiden


The Kennemerlaan is perhaps the most special shopping street in the municipality of Velsen. The architecture of the buildings provides an authenticity reminiscent of the 1920s and 1930s. Whether you are looking for your daily groceries, a purchase at a specialty shop or a visit to a restaurant, the Kennemerlaan is the place to be. At this moment the shopping area has almost 30 shops and a large number of restaurants and bars. Parking is free.

Kennemerlaan IJmuiden

Zeewijk Passage

The Zeewijk Passage is a contemporary and complete shopping centre that provides daily groceries, delicacies and more. Indoor shopping in IJmuiden; that is possible in the Zeewijk Passage. Keep an eye on the facebook page for all the latest information on the shopping centre. The shopping centre is completely covered and therefore independent of weather conditions. This means dry shopping and because of the climate control it is warm in winter and cool in summer.

Zeewijk Passage
Viskade IJmuiden


The Viskade in the port of IJmuiden is a bustling area for visitors, day fishermen, fishmongers and shopkeepers. You can sit on a bench and enjoy the view over the harbour while eating fish that has just arrived by ship. Experience IJmuiden’s ‘lace picking’ like you have never done before! Near the Viskade you will also find top shops like Oscar Boulangerie, Pluijms Eetbare Wereld and Fromagerie l’Amuse. The entrepreneurs will give you a warm welcome!


Meet the shopkeepers and entrepreneurs in Santpoort-Noord! For many years, the Hoofdstraat has been the beating heart of PuurSantpoort, a compact and pleasant area with more than sixty shops where quality and luxury reign supreme. Pure, because every entrepreneur delivers unique products that are selected with care, based on their passion, craftsmanship and quality. Together, they offer a broad, attractive range in a pleasant shopping environment.

Winkelen Velserbroek


Enjoy shopping in the heart of Velserbroek! With more than 30 beautiful shops, a wide variety of branches, excellent restaurants, fun events and always easy parking. From branches of national chains to local entrepreneurs, in Velserbroek you will always be welcomed with open arms. The entrepreneurs look forward to seeing you!

Driehuis, Santpoort-Zuid and Velsen-Noord

The town of Velsen has a number of small-scale shopping areas where you can get your daily groceries. In Driehuis and Velsen-Noord you will find shops and cosy restaurants. In Santpoort-Zuid, the new Dekamarkt is the beating heart of the village. In IJmuiden, the Cepheusstraat is home to a number of specialty shops that are well worth the detour!