Get ready for the Rotterdam Rooftop Days

The Dakendagen (‘Rotterdam Rooftop days’) are back! Well… online, that is. The kennisdag (‘Knowledge Day’) of the Rotterdam Rooftop Days will take place on Friday the 4th of June and will be completely online. Embrace a three-part in-depth program around the theme ‘sustainable layered city’. Unfortunately, the intended program of Roof Walks on 5 and …

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Swinging on the river: Jazzschip op de helling

Due to corona, this year’s edition of Jazzschip (‘Jazz Ship’) won’t be held on one large ship. Instead several water taxis will take you to a number of special locations in the port of Rotterdam. First you’ll sail to the industrial RDM Rotterdam, a former shipyard. Then you’ll board the iconic ship SS Rotterdam for …

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Family activities

As the cold sets in, there are still plenty of family activities to do in Rotterdam. Test your balance on the ice rink or take a relaxing cruise down the Maas with a scenic river tour.Whatever your fancy, there’s something fun for everyone.   Schaatsbaan A magical winter experience to enjoy with friends and family, …

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Dossier Indië

Famously planting roots throughout the world, from America to Asia and Africa to South America, the Dutch empire had an extensive colonial reach. ‘Dossier Indië’ at the Wereldmuseum offers a unique glance into life in the Dutch-colonised East Indies through a comprehensive photo series. This unique series, compiled by guest curator Thom Hoffman, focusses on …

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Art Means Everything

The chic Chabot villa-turned-museum will play host to Dutch and international expressionist painters Monet, Picasso, Munch, De Kooning, Van Dongen, Jawlensky and Appel, among others. ‘Art Means Everything’ is part of the Boijmans Next Door project, while the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen is closed for renovations. Around 500 masterpieces from the Museum Boijmans collection have …

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