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Small museum to understand the WWII in Rotterdam

Always when I visit a place, I always search for a WWII museum, tour, site... I came across this... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2019
Small, but impressive museum

This museum shows how the WW II affected Rotterdam, a short movie about the bombing on May 14... read more

Reviewed May 23, 2019
Paula V
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Reviewed June 17, 2019

Always when I visit a place, I always search for a WWII museum, tour, site... I came across this museum on the web, so I visited it. It is quite small, with a collection of itms linked to the bombing of the city and the...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 23, 2019

This museum shows how the WW II affected Rotterdam, a short movie about the bombing on May 14, 1940. It has a special section for children. While I was visiting a primary grade class visited. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Paula V
Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

Very small museum but the staff it is very kind and there are a lot of items to see, they have some that i didn’t see in other places. Pity that it isn’t yet in english. I couldn’t take advantage of the explanations

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

Went out of our way to visit this historical museum which we felt it was important to see. The website listed on tripadvisor appears to be a spam site with no information on the museum on it. There was a sign on the door saying...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank woonam
Reviewed March 8, 2019 via mobile

When you visit Rotterdam Museum, you can visit this one for free. Basically, it is about WW2, and you can see how had the city been destroyed, and rebuilt after the war, but also interesting items from the war, and I would say, if you...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

Today after lunch we visited Museum Rotterdam for the exhibition about Dutch people that left for the new world after WO II. Centrally in the exhibition is Hotel New York on 'De Kop van Zuid' or the former Holland America Lijn (HAL). In the 1990's...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

The museum is located in rooms under the approach to the Coolhaven bridge and is just a few steps from metro station Coolhaven. Weird enough the museum is only open for individual visitors on Saturdays and Sundays. The rest of the week it is on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Although some of the museum is undergoing a makeover the exhibits still open were very informative and well laid out..we visited at the end of a footsore day in Rotterdam so for me to find places to sit where I could admire without standing was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Eileen B
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We went to this museum expecting a museum. Instead after paying €30 for our entry, we were told it was only a shoe piece for their other museums that were miles away from us. It took us 5 minutes to see it all, a giant...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Steven G
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Enjoyed visiting this small museum that gave a historical timeline of the city of Rotterdam! There was also many displays that dealt with the Holland America Cruise Line! Sad to see the damage that was inflicted on Rotterdam by Germany! Worth a visit if you...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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