For all Harry Potter fans

Harry Potter For all you Harry Potter fans, De Doelen is giving you the opportunity to experience ‘Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire’ on the big screen, accompanied by a live performance of the score by the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. A unique and thrilling experience. De Doelen, Schoubergplein 9-12 May dedoelen.nl

Celebrating freedom

Festival of Freedom On 5 May, we celebrate freedom. In 1945, on 5 May, the Netherlands was liberated from the German occupation during the 2nd World War. Ever since, we take this day to reflect and be thankful for our freedom. We also show our support to the people for whom freedom is not a…

Home from Home: The Architect DJ

In this series, Inside Rotterdam talks to expats, international students and fresh arrivals about why they’ve chosen to make Rotterdam their new home. Words: Jelle Simons Photography: Bart Hoogveld The Architect DJ Ovidiu Stanciu loves to wander through the southern part of Rotterdam. The remnants of the city’s old dockyards, with their robust, industrial buildings,…

KINO

KINO is the new cinema in the centre of Rotterdam, where you can watch a number of quality films, from arthouse to blockbusters, shorts to classics. From early afternoon until late in the evening you can eat, drink, watch movies and do work at KINO. The kitchen is just as varied as the film offering.…

Museum Tour Bus

There is a new bus connection between Museumpark and Van Nelle Factory! The Chabot Museum (1938) and the Van Nelle Factory (1930) are closely related to the Bauhaus, which celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. Lovers of architecture, art and industrial heritage can now enjoy a special tour combining the collection in the Chabot Museum…

Time Travel

Science Fiction: A Journey into the Unknown Currently being staged at the Kunsthal, this exhibition features more than 850 unique objects arranged into four sections. The exhibition unveils a kaleidoscopic exploration of science fiction’s long-standing influence on contemporary culture.  Kunsthal, Museumpark, Westzeedijk 341 On until June 30Open: Tue-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pmKunsthal.nl

Night at the Museum

Museumnacht010 Squeezed into one night, all of Rotterdam’s art and culture will be available for you at Museumnight 010. Over 40 museums and cultural institutions in Rotterdam open their doors between 8pm and 1am. With only one ticket, you can enjoy several exhibitions, shows and parties. Have a look at the website to see the…

Object Rotterdam

Affiliated to Art Rotterdam, Object Rotterdam is a fair for contemporary design and will run alongside this week’s events. Located in the HAKA building, a striking piece of modern architecture, you will find the latest limited editions and one-offs from well-known and upcoming designers. Object Rotterdam is the place to be for cutting-edge designs, crafts,…