Rotterdam is a major port city in the Dutch province of South Holland. The Maritime Museum’s vintage ships and exhibits trace the city’s seafaring history. The 17th-century Delfshaven neighborhood is home to canalside shopping and Pilgrim Fathers Church, where pilgrims worshiped before sailing to America. After being almost completely reconstructed following WWII, the city is now known for bold, modern architecture.
The Kunsthal is a museum in Rotterdam, which opened in 1992. The Kunsthal combines 3300 square meters of exhibition space with an auditorium and allows it to function as a gateway to Rotterdam’s most prized cultural amenities.
MARITIME MUSEUM ROTTERDAM
The Maritime Museum Rotterdam is a maritime museum dedicated to naval history. It was founded in 1874 by Prince Henry of the Netherlands.
MUSEUM BOIJMANS VAN BEUNINGEN
Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen is an art museum in Rotterdam in the Netherlands. It is located at the Museumpark in the district Rotterdam Centrum, close to the Kunsthal and the Natural History Museum. The museum opened in 1849.
ROTTERDAM'S MARKET HALL
Market Hall is a residential and office building with a market hall underneath, located in Rotterdam. The building was opened on October 1, 2014.
ROTTERDAM ZOO BLIJDORP
Diergaarde Blijdorp, also named Rotterdam Zoo, is a zoo in the northwestern part of Rotterdam, one of the oldest zoos in the Netherlands. It is operated by the Stichting Koninklijke Rotterdamse Diergaarde.
SPIDO HARBOR TOURS
Spido Harbor Tours takes you sailing through Europe’s largest functioning port on board a modern vessel with a 75-minute tour.
THE CUBE HOUSES IN ROTTERDAM
Cube houses are a set of innovative houses built in Rotterdam and Helmond in the Netherlands, designed by architect Piet Blom and based on the concept of ‘Living as an urban roof’.
Euromast is an observation tower in Rotterdam, Netherlands, designed by Hugh Maaskant constructed between 1958 and 1960. The Euromast was originally built for the world’s biggest flower exhibition.
The former Van Nelle Factory on the Schie in Rotterdam, is considered a prime example of the International Style based upon constructivist architecture. It has been a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2014.
The Westelijk Handelsterrein is a complex of restored warehouses in Rotterdam, which is now home to a great variety of bars and restaurants.