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

Tiqets Announces Nominees for the 5th Annual Remarkable Venue Awards

Nominees include the Colosseum, the Louvre, Park Güell, the Statue of Liberty, the Mauritshuis and the Scotch Whisky Experience.

Tiqets & Sofar Sounds to Host Intimate Concerts at The Queen’s Gallery, Buckingham Palace, London...

This once-off concert series is an opportunity to experience some of London’s most iconic locations like never before.

Tiqets Announces 5th Annual Remarkable Venue Awards in Partnership With the Tourism Innovation Su...

Tiqets’ 5th annual Remarkable Venue Awards celebrating the best museums and attractions worldwide will be hosted at the Tourism Innovation Summit (TIS) in Seville on 10 November 2021.