About Tiqets

Learn what we are all about.

Since its founding in 2014, Tiqets has been on a mission to make culture more accessible by helping people discover and enjoy museums and attractions around the globe. From iconic experiences to hidden gems, millions of people have used Tiqets to choose their way to explore a city’s culture and breeze through booking.

Backed by investors like Airbnb, HPE, and Investion, the company is headquartered in Amsterdam and now employs 200+ people in Amsterdam (HQ) as well as Seattle, Las Vegas, Orlando, Philadelphia, London, Copenhagen, Paris, Barcelona, Rome, Vienna, Bangkok, Tokyo and Osaka.


Tiqets Management Team:

Luuc Elzinga
President & Co-Founder
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Laurens Leurink
Chief Executive Officer
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Robert Westers
Chief Operating Officer
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Marijn Speelman
Chief Technology Officer
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Maarten Raaijmakers
Chief Supply Officer
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Stef Pillen
Chief Financial Officer
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Tiqets highlights:

2014:

  • Tiqets is founded in Amsterdam and sells its first tickets as a whitelabel service

2015:

  • Tiqets pivots to instant, last-minute, mobile tickets to museums and attractions for city travelers

2016:

  • Launched the Tiqets apps and Reseller portal

2017:

  • Expansion to the United States
  • Awarded the 'Fastest growing Dutch startup' title for second year in a row

2018:

  • First tours & activities partner of Reserve with Google
  • Expansion into APAC
  • Launched Tiqets Booking Engine to help venues sell on their own websites

2019:

  • More than 1 million app downloads
  • More than 10 million tickets sold to more than 2,000 venues
  • Raised $60M in Series C funding led by Airbnb

Latest Tiqets News

Join Tiqets’ webinar: Reopening strategies of museums & attractions worldwide

Join the Tiqets webinar on Thursday, June 4th at 16:30 CET (10:30 EST) to hear Tiqets representatives from Italy, Spain, Scandinavia and the Netherlands talk about the challenges their ve...

Tiqets appoints Laurens Leurink as the new CEO

Tiqets, the leading ticketing platform for museums & attractions, announced today the appointment of Laurens Leurink as its new CEO.

20 Virtual Museum Tours You Can Enjoy from Your Couch

If the news around COVID-19 has put your travel plans on hold, you can still enjoy some of the most iconic exhibitions and artworks from around the world in the comfort of your own home