Visitors to Westergasfabriek can now enjoy free wireless Internet in all its venues and throughout most of the surrounding park. Westergasfabriek is the first park in the Netherlands to make WiFi Internet available free of charge. The WiFi signal comes from the ultrafast fibre-optic network that has been laid throughout the site. This free Internet facility is just one of Westergasfabriek’s initiatives for making the area more dynamic and attractive for its visitors.
Where is it?
There’s free WiFi coverage across the entire area between the Haarlemmerweg, the outdoor events area and the Klönneplein near the Gasholder. The combination of high-grade infrastructure and high bandwidth produces an Internet capacity-level that is unique for this kind of public space. Click HERE to view the map of WiFi zones.
How does it work?
Using Westergasfabriek Free WiFi is simple:
- select the WGF FreeWiFi network
- start up your Internet browser
- log in just once with an e-mail address or via Facebook
Park of the future
People come to Westergasfabriek to meet up and to work and relax together. And for a modern city park, that goes hand-in-hand with online media and a good digital infrastructure. The potential for digital communications is almost limitless for events organised at Westergasfabriek, thanks to the ultrafast fibre-optic network and WiFi facilities.