The World Museum
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The World Museum in Rotterdam is the ultimate cultural meeting place, and a real delight for all the senses. The museum houses a permanent collection showcasing 1,800 exceptional pieces from across the globe.
The museum also organises much-discussed themed exhibitions every year, publishes a free magazine and has a contemporary café with a sunny terrace beside the Maas River, serving international cuisine.
The museum regularly organises international parties for the community of Rotterdam, Other activities include entertainment for all ages, presented in the theatre, including a variety of different film, lecture, dance, music and theatrical programmes.
The museum shop offers an international assortment of products and you can even book holidays at the travel agency, choosing from a great variety of cultural holidays.
Things to do
The Collection / Wereldmuseum Rotterdam
Over 2000 masterpieces from the permanent collection, displaying unique and priceless art history and ethnography from Africa, Asia, Oceania and America.
Future Pass 3.0 / Wereldmuseum Rotterdam
A new art form that melds Eastern and Western artistic traditions, blending real and virtual worlds. Futuristic and colourful, Animamix uses humour and satire to depict the ideal of eternal youth in a globalizing society.
Places to goNatuurhistorisch Museum Rotterdam
Things to doDr. A.B. van Deinse's cabinet / Natuurhistorisch Museum Rotterdam
Things to doHands-on Deck / Het Nieuwe Instituut
Places to goHavenmuseum
Things to doAd Nuis: Oil & Paradise / Nederlands Fotomuseum
Things to doMOOOVE 2 (7-12 yrs) / Villa Zebra