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Address: Wilhelminakade 332 | Kop van Zuid, 3072 AR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Impressive exhibitions in modern building

On the south side of Rotterdam (a booming neighborhood full of catchy restaurants and the art house cinema), you will find the Photography Museum, housed in a modern building. I... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Brigitte_1977
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Schiedam, The Netherlands
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Frans Lanting exposition due until the beginning of September is absolutely amazing and a must see. Splendid pictures of landscapes and animals from all 7 continents.

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Thank iWiebe
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First off: I love the photos of the Frans lanting exposition. It was however not great due to poor lighting (lots of shades of fellow visitors). The other 3 expositions where waste of time, and did not caught my attention.

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Thank Tom D
Enschede, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nicely places exposition of the famous photographer. Just not the pictures, but interviews of his trips and works, they also had a collection of his books and equipment.

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Thank kaisavikla
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Someone who likes photography it's a must go. It's is amazing place to spend a few hours in. It is a large selection with many different themes of photos all nicely group. Unfortunately i came a little late to see the hole selection (1.30 hour). But i will surely come back.

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Schiedam, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the south side of Rotterdam (a booming neighborhood full of catchy restaurants and the art house cinema), you will find the Photography Museum, housed in a modern building. I went there several times before, but now I went for the exhibition by Frans Lanting, which was very good. Both old and new work alike. The staff in the museum... More 

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Zwolle, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Nice museum. It depends largely on the kind of exposition available. The Frans Lanting exposition is really great. Unbelievably beautiful nature photos. Absolutely word visiting!

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Thank timootje
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Amazing photography gallery. There is interactive educational section, nicely made. Interesting exhibition, old and new in the same building.

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Littlehampton, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Arrived at about 1 pm. Took metro to Wilhelminaplein. Walk is about 10 minutes. Entry euro 10. Very unfriendly receptionist. Could not even be bothered to show you the way. They were refurbishing the entry area. I spent 10 minutes there, which worked out 1euro per minute! Exhibitions were not very well presented. OK I assume because they were changing... More 

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Innsbruck, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

As a photographer, I found the exhibitions at the fotomuseum varied and inspiring. I'd definately recommend a visit for any photographer, art lover or photography enthusiast.

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Visited with our teen daughters as the elder one is studying photography for her GCSE and it's a hobby of mine. We spent much longer here than I thought we would. The temporary exhibits were American neon diner signs by day and night, a chap who used only Polaroid and photographers who used interesting techniques in their work. We really... More 

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