The ultra modern WTC Expo events complex originally dates back to 1963 with the opening of just one covered exhibition hall for Leeuwarden’s livestock market. The complex has experienced exponential growth since and now boasts 45,000 square meters of exhibition space, making it by far the largest events complex in the north of the Netherlands.


800.000 visitors annually from inland and abroad.


45.000 square meter complex.


A parking lot that holds space for 3200 cars.


Comfortable 4-star hotel directly connected to the WTC Expo exhibition centre, the conference and meeting rooms and the highest restaurant and bar lounge in the North of Holland.


Highspeed Wireless Internet in the whole complex.


All under one roof

WTC Expo Leeuwarden is internationally renowned thanks to its easy access, premier class productions and excellent facilities. The 2009 renovation and expansion of the WTC Expo complex created a range of in-house conference and meeting rooms, a 4 star WestCord WTC hotel with 143 hotel rooms, a business club and conference suite, as well a bar and a first class restaurant  featuring exquisite views over Leeuwarden. With its complete set of facilities directly on hand, WTC Expo is the perfect meeting point for business, offering everything required to turn every meeting or event into a true success story.


WTC Expo organises and facilitates high quality fairs, events, conferences and meetings in a multi-functional WTC complex offering a flexible and versatile solution. The sustainable operations consistently deliver a positive contribution to the continuity of the enterprise, whilst stimulating the (in)direct employment and the economic development of the north of the Netherlands. Offer and demand are physically brought together, whilst striving for a high service level against an optimum price/quality balance.

Brand values

As a facilitating and organising enterprise, we ensure that people and companies meet and inspire each other. With hospitality and ambition at its base, WTC Expo has created a pyramid of brand related core values to realise its mission and vision. The basis for our core values can be found in the reliability of our organisation. This reliability is fed by our wealth of experience and our elevated level of hospitality, which together ensure the highest form of quality. No surprise then that WTC Expo receives in excess of eight hundred thousand visitors annually, both from within the Netherlands and well beyond its borders.