Shop and Café Mechelen

Souvenirs and gifts

Beautiful memories or a special present from the world famous painter Vermeer? In the shop you can shop as much as you like for the best souvenirs and gifts.

The Vermeer shop is located at the entrance of the Vermeer Centrum Delft. Daily open from 11 am - 5 pm. Address and route.

There is a large collection of Vermeer souvenirs and Vermeer gifts – shop here for books, films and posters, the best presents!

Special gift are the "pearl" soaps of Vermeer or a tile with Vermeer’s famous paintings. Also nice to give are the Vermeer chocolates and a puzzle of the world famous painting “Girl with the pearl Earring” or "View of Delft".


Café Mechelen

Till further notice the Café Mechelen will be closed, due to the coronavirus.

Before or after your visit enjoy the café. Drink a delicious Single Estate Fairtrade coffee or a cup of tea with something sweet. We serve fresh home-made cakes every day. You are welcome!

Something to celebrate? Then visit Café Mechelen for a lunch, High Tea or a drink. Curious about the possibilities, contact us +31(0)15-2138588 or

Café Mechelen is in the Vermeer Centrum Delft. The café gets its name from the place where Johannes Vermeer grew up. From 1641 he lived at the inn Mechelen on the Markt directly opposite the Vermeer Centrum, in Delft together with his parents and older sister Geertrui.