Welcome to Rotterdam

Rotterdam World City

Rotterdam is a young, dynamic, international city with a passionately beating heart. The city keeps reinventing itself at a rapid pace, redefining and expanding its already impressive skyline every time you visit and presenting new cultural and sporting events to surprise and delight you.

  • UCI BMX WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2014

    Rotterdam is proud to present the BMX World Championship in Ahoy Rotterdam. The course in the arena is based on the track used in the 2008 Olympics in Beijing.

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  • 200 GREATEST PAINTINGS

    A canon of Western art history that everyone recognizes. These two hundred works are reproduced in a particularly precise manner and exhibited chronological together in the exhibition.

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  • IABR - URBAN BY NATURE

    From late May to late August, Rotterdam will be breathing architecture, hosting activities associated with the International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam (IABR) and subsequent activities in the city.

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  • PORT WORLD DAYS

    A wide range of activities is offered to the visitors. There are spectacular stunts on the water and fully organized excursions to one of the many companies located in Rotterdam.

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  • AD NUIS: OIL & PARADISE

    Azerbaijan has seen sudden and incredible economic growth in recent years in response to high oil revenues, resulting in a country with two faces. Nuis captures the contrasts in Azerbaijani society with incisive precision.

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  • PLEINBIOSCOOP

    Come with friends, family or lover to the Museumpark and enjoy Hollywood block busters, the best art movies of the past year and greatest hits from the world cinema.

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  • VISIT ROTTERDAM

    Rotterdam is a city that you have to visit. Rough Guides placed Rotterdam at number 8 on the list of must-see cities for 2014. Rotterdam was also placed at 10th place on the New York Times list of '52 Places to Go in 2014'.

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  • CITY OF ARCHITECTURE

    Rotterdam is truly a world city. The impressive skyline can be seen from afar, enhancing the city’s imposing appearance characterised by landmarks as the Euromast and the Erasmus Bridge. Rotterdam is known in the Netherlands and abroad as a city of great architecture, featuring many examples of innovative construction.

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  • ATTRACTIONS FOR EVERYONE

    More than three million people a year visit Rotterdam’s attractions. Whether it’s on the water, in the centre of the city, high in the air or out in nature, Rotterdam has something to offer everyone for a successful day out.

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  • FROM TOP MUSEUMS TO SMALL ART GALLERIES

    Rotterdam’s museums offer a highly diverse range of collections and expositions: from modern art to historical artefacts, from architecture to photography and from historical ships to exotic animals. There are also many interesting galleries at various locations throughout the city. The area around the Museumpark is particularly well blessed with museums.

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  • A FEAST FOR THE EYES AND EARS

    Rotterdam is home to various music, theatre and dance groups. All of these companies can find excellent venues in Rotterdam: from international dance and drama, wonderful musicals and music of all kinds to opera. World-famous pop stars and bands stage their spectacular shows in Rotterdam’s leading concert halls.

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  • GET A TASTE OF ROTTERDAM

    From classic French cuisine to spicy and exotic dishes, Rotterdam has it all. Every district has its own character when it comes to food and drinks. The city boasts a wide range of restaurants and cafés in the city centre.

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  • DIVE INTO THE NIGHTLIFE

    Party well into the night! Rotterdam’s nightlife is metropolitan and alluring, catering to every taste. Whether you love dance, pop or salsa, Rotterdam is always playing your favourite music somewhere.

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  • SHOP TILL YOU DROP

    Rotterdam is a fabulous shopping city any season of the year. The shops in the city centre are open seven days a week. From exclusive to popular, from megastore to small boutique, situated in an arcade or a bustling street, Rotterdam has it all.

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About ROTTERDAM.INFO

Welcome to ROTTERDAM.INFO - the official website of the Rotterdam Tourism Board. Discover here how Rotterdam is always surprising with new architecture, festival & events, attractions and a variety of art & culture. See our events calendar and tips on the best clubs, restaurants, hotels and shops in Rotterdam.

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