Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
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Visit Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen and embark on a journey back through the history of art, from the Early Middle Ages to the present day. From Bosch, Rembrandt and Van Gogh to Dalí and Dutch Design, there is plenty to captivate every visitor.
The museum displays world-class works of art. The much-discussed temporary exhibitions, sculpture garden and beautiful 1930s architecture guarantee visitors hours of art enjoyment at the museum. The museum organises diverse activities and has a restaurant, coffee bar, and shop.
* 25% discount on admission fee with the Rotterdam Welcome Card. An additional fee may be charged for special exhibitions*
Things to do
The Collection Enriched / Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
From Bosch to Goya to Magritte: Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen is showing its impressive collection of European painting in a totally new light. For a period of two years the collection will be enriched with masterpieces on loan from collections in the Netherlands and abroad.
Baroque Egg by Jeff Koons / Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
On display in the museum courtyard: an immense orange ‘Easter egg’ with a magenta bow created by Jeff Koons. The huge artwork is 6 m3, weighs 2000 kg and is worth millions and millions of euros.
The Design Collection / Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
In seven rooms, nearly thirty themes from the history of design are presented using the objects from the Middle Ages to today, based on the objects: a 17-th century tulip cupboard to an Eames from medieval ceramics to a series of flatware designed by Hella Jongerius.
Things to doOskar Kokoschka - People and animals / Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen
Things to doForever Young - Martijn van de Griendt / Kunsthal Rotterdam
Places to goChabot Museum
Things to doSandcastles at sea, on a cruise holiday / Maritiem Museum Rotterdam
Places to goChristian Ouwens
Things to doReal Rotterdammers (Echte Rotterdammers) / Museum Rotterdam