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Wereldmuseum

Willemskade 25, 3016 DM Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 270 7172
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Willemskade 25, 3016 DM Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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"permanent collection"
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"museum houses"
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"different cultures"
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"special exhibition"
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"wonderful collection"
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"erasmus bridge"
in 7 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 5 reviews
"great museum"
in 3 reviews
"the ground floor"
in 2 reviews
"temple"
in 9 reviews
"tribe"
in 11 reviews
"buddhist"
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"oceanic"
in 13 reviews
"artifacts"
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"tanks"
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

WHILE it is still in renovation until 2019 this museum offers a glimpse of its exhibitions materials for free in one hall only, it includes AV interactive displays as well as an array of pieces collected all over the world.

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Reviewed 23 March 2018

Nice small museum. I believe the basic exhibition (year round) is actually free and takes you around the building as well. Really like the basic exhibition , good food too.

Thank PERotterdam
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

The expo "The Power of Masks"by fashion designer Walter van Beirendonck from Antwerpen was spectacular.A huge collection of exotic and european,modern and antique masks and info on their influence on modern art. The permanent collection was very well presented as well ;including some spectacular temple-interiors...More

Thank bas k
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

A small museum but pack with a lot of interesting collection. We didn’t know and have not heard about the museum but went there to see exhibition about Mask (Powermask curated by Walter Van Beirendonck run till mid March .... recommended) the museum though small...More

Thank Tea S
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

In the Wereldmuseum several exhibitions can be visited, a special exhibition about masks from over the world, and two permanent exhibitions; one about Asian religions with some full furnished temple displays and one about exhibits from around the Pacific Ocean with a focus on Oceania....More

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Reviewed 5 December 2017

A great museum with interesting exhibitions, time and again. And do not miss trhe Buddha collection, stunning indeed.

Thank n_wiedenhof
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

This is a wonderful museum in a beautiful building next to the Rotterdam port and the Erasmus Bridge. A diverse collection of exhibits over several floors with a cute gift shop and a VERY good café. The Caesar salads there are perfect - I walked...More

Thank DEEDEETNJ1
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Reviewed 14 September 2017

The museum has a large Buddhist collection, mostly from Tibet and Japan, although there are smaller collections from Vietnam, China, India and Indonesia present as well. As mentioned in the title, the display is sometimes poor, such that one can hardly see the object due...More

Thank Katrien S
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Reviewed 6 August 2017

Walk from room to room and meet different cultures and aspects of life in them. Very tall and slim wooden figures are really something else.

Thank WorldTravelOne
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

A very cool museum in a nice part of the city. Was very surprised by their high quality collection of Tibetan and Mikkyo artifacts

Thank Wim-Lex E
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