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.
Gold of the Gods / Wereldmuseum Rotterdam
The most extensive collection of Javanese gold from the seventh to the eleventh centuries on display today.
Places to goMuseum Rotterdam '40'45.NU (vh OorlogsVerzetsMuseum)
Places to goBelasting & Douane Museum
Things to doThe Dark Room / Nederlands Fotomuseum
Things to doSandcastles at sea, on a cruise holiday / Maritiem Museum Rotterdam
Things to doKrištof Kintera - Your Light is my Life / Kunsthal Rotterdam
Places to goNationaal Jenevermuseum Schiedam