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Nederlands Fotomuseum

Wilheminakade 332 | Kop van Zuid, 3072 AR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 203 0405
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The Nederlands Fotomuseum in Rotterdam is the leading national museum of photography in the Netherlands. It has an impressive collection of 5.5 million photographic images and exhibits every facet of photography: documentary and experimental...more
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Wilheminakade 332 | Kop van Zuid, 3072 AR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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+31 10 203 0405
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"love photography"
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"cartier bresson"
in 2 reviews
"smaller exhibitions"
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"changing exhibits"
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"photo museum"
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"large exhibition"
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"great exhibition"
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"few hours"
in 3 reviews
"permanent collection"
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"the ground floor"
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"exposition"
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"album"
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"genesis"
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"dutch"
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"postcards"
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"bookshop"
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"topic"
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We went to the Genesis expo of Sebastián Selgado, which was a lot to take in. Very beautifull layed out expo plan with Dutch audio points to stand on. The audio comes from above and therefore very open. There are two more expo locations in...More

Thank Marjoleine_11
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

The black & white photo exposition "Genesis" of Sebastiäo Salgado is very impresive. It's very beautiful. You need at least half day to visit this museum if you want to see the exposition of all 4 photographers.

Thank Solodam J
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

We went to visit the 'Europe, what else' exposition, mostly because of the Henry Cartier Bresson pictures. There's a good amount of his pictures, showing his specific style.

Thank Ard70
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We came here by chance after a trip to the New York hotel on a cold and windy day, it is included in the museum card so we happily looked at the expositions. On the theme of Europe, there were three photographers, one who takes...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2017

With an huge own collection, several very nice exhibitions this museum is the best photo museum in the Netherlands.

Thank 982MF
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

The museum is hosting a black and white exhibition of contemporary photography taken during and after WW2 by a Czech prtographer/traveller. The shots capture moments, not necessarily people and they are interesting through the choice of angles and even topics. They are taken all across...More

Thank Roxana B
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

I went there in July with a friend, I was impressed particularly by the Frans Lanting collection (nature, animals, etc). I think it is nice also for people that are not particularly knowledgeable about photography. As a bonus, the employees there were giving away free...More

Thank Roxana_DTS
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

We were glad we persevered in finding this excellent museum, which had great exhibition on show. Some wonderful photos. It was a pity that some rooms were closed due to works being hung.

Thank pennybrowning
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Reviewed 16 August 2016 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.

Thank iWiebe
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Reviewed 2 August 2016 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.

Thank Tom D
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