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Kijk-Kubus (Show-Cube)

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Address: Overblaak 70, 3011MH Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31104142285
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Description: Kijk-Kubus is a museum-house, a fully decorated cube-house with custom...
Kijk-Kubus is a museum-house, a fully decorated cube-house with custom designed & built furniture, which gives you an impression how people can live in such a tilted cube. Models & info-screens give visual & auditive info on: architect Piet Blom / architecture /project-history /surroundings. Open 7 days a week. Admission 2,50 euro p.p. A must for open minded free spirits!
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Nice to know how to settle housing in such a construction. Also price is good, about 3 euros. In the other hand, the area is quite nice, with nice bars, restaurants, buildings... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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Budakeszi
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Worth to see different type of living in a different kind of dimension which was specially designed and constructed to let the visitor experience what life is like in a Cube House. Models, photo-panels and screens provide extra information.

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Amazing, and worth going to Rotterdam to see, These houses form a bridge between the Old Harbour and the Market Hall and have tone seen and experienced

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Nice to know how to settle housing in such a construction. Also price is good, about 3 euros. In the other hand, the area is quite nice, with nice bars, restaurants, buildings and walkings.

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Seeing the Cube Houses from the outside I was really curious and wanted to know how it would be to experience it from the inside. Okay, now I know how the interior is structured, and that's what I, at the bottom, wanted. However, I think that the owner could do a bit more effort to maintain is cube.

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Leimen, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

The cubes are surprisingly built with regular room inside. They were designed to interconnect on conical edges. Decorative coloring outside appeals visitors

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Strange houses very nice too see and to visit!and the landscape is wonderful! Just exit metro blaak and You will find them!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

An architect had a dream! Worth the visit. Designed for efficiency. Part is a youth hostel. Part condos. Does not open until 11AM.

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Victoria
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Yes we were intrigued from the outside and our friends said you can visit inside, so off we went. I agree with some of the others reviews, 3 euros for such a quick visit was not great value. One page on the wall with some information that was written so long ago, was completely out of date. It was very... More 

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Bandar lampung
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

The cube house in rotterdam is not very far from rotterdam central. it located in overblaak, rotterdam. the architecture is very weird but awesome ! seem the architect try to function every room efficiently. No wonder some rooms seem very extreem and has crazy idea.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

After looking at the houses from the outside, I could not help paying 3 Euros to have a look inside. Nothing special inside, a house that needed some work here and there, but strangely fascinating at the same time, worth 3 Euros to see inside

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