Rotterdam has a rich cultural life. Renowned museums, art institutions and galleries display the most controversial art, both old and new. Outdoors you also come across the most beautiful artworks and graffiti. See #rotterdamART for inspiration.
If you love theatre, dance and music, then the (inter)national programmes of the Rotterdam theatres and concert halls provide plenty to choose from.
In June we celebrate architecture in the widest sense of the word with festivals like Rotterdam Rooftop Days and Day of Architecture, but also exhibitions, lectures, movies, and exhibitions and lots more.Read more
The Dutch port city of Rotterdam is an open-air gallery of modern and contemporary art, set against a backdrop of some of the most adventurous architecture in Europe.