Vening Meinesz building B


Princetonlaan 8, 3584 CB Utrecht

Tel: +31 30 253 7210


The university premises are smoke-free.

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Opening hours

Monday -
Tuesday -
Wednesday -
Thursday -
Friday -

From week 28 to week 34 the opening hours can deviate. View the opening hours for this summer here.

In this building

  • Faculty of Science (ARC CBBC)
  • Faculty of Geosciences (GeoLab)
  • Facility Center service point
  • TNO
  • Deltares

Getting there

By Public Transport


Nearest bus stop: Botanische Tuinen


Nearest tram stop: Padualaan


Get off at Utrecht Central Station.
From there, take a bus to the Botanische Tuinen stop or tram 22 to the Padualaan stop.

Bicycle Parking


Vening Meinesz building A

Note: access card required.

Accessibility and inclusion


Main entrance

Wheelchair accessible 

Location: on the south side of the building, overlooking the lawn in front of the building.

Type: (large) revolving door or sliding door. This door has one or both functions depending on the outside temperature. There is another access gate and regular door to the Vening Meinesz building B.

Note: heavy doors.

Alternative entrance

Wheelchair accessible 

Location: near the elevator. 

Note: access card is required.



Location: it wil be 8 meters on the left after the main entrance. It is behind the staircase.

Range: 6 of 6 floors.

Wheelchair Accessibility

Accessible toilet


Location: after entering the main entrance, turn left after 14 meters.

All-gender toilet

Not present

Nearest: Hans Freudenthal building



Via the front desk: tel. +31 30 253 7210

Location: in the central hall, immediately after the main entrance.

Lactation, first aid or quiet room

Not present

Nearest: Vening Meinesz building A

Location: take the elevator and follow the signs to 2.02. It will be on your left after 15 meters.

Note: access card required. 


  • Front view of the Venig Meinesz building
  • The main entrance of the Venig Meinesz building
  • Revolving doors of the main entrance of the Venig Meinesz building
  • The corridor leading to the Venig Meinesz building A
  • The parking space for the disabled, in front of the Venig Meinesz building