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Wereldmuseum

Willemskade 25, 3016 DM Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 270 7172
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Reviewed 5 April 2015

I don't review many museums but this is a little gem in a stunning location on the waterfront in Rotterdam The Rotterdam 'world museum' specialises in Buddhism and in particular Tibetan Buddhism though there is a little (in decreasing quantities) on Japanese, Chinese, Indian and...More

1  Thank Amstraveler
Reviewed 26 March 2015

This is a really nice museum, located near the city center, by the river. You can learn a lot about Buddhism and Hinduism merging. The actual exhibition Gold of the Gods makes the visit even more worth it. The pieces you can see here are...More

1  Thank LeoMdz
Reviewed 17 March 2015

At the stage of booking I let the restaurant know that shellfish was not an option for my guest. This was remembered when arriving at the restaurant and in a very professional way corrected in the Chefs menu we both ordered without being made over...More

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 14 March 2015

This Museum is famous for it's exhibitions of Asian Cultures. For instance now (untill the 28th of June) there is a special exhibition about "Gold of the Gods of ancient Java" (Indonesia). When you visit Rotterdam this museum is a must be.

Thank Frank N
Reviewed 11 March 2015

its about beutiful jewelry from 300-600 after Christ,from Indonesia,very symbolic.It has also a permanent collection from mJapan.China and from the Daila Lama

Thank Sjoerd M
Reviewed 4 March 2015

We were given a tour of the Gold of the Gods exhibit before having dinner in the restaurant. It was fabulous! Don't miss it.

1  Thank Millicent44
Reviewed 23 February 2015

we came accross this museum and found it very inspiring with people showing their own things, doing demostrations as you watch and showing also how to make things. worth a visit

Thank ukjules59
Reviewed 6 February 2015

We were happy that the staff advised us to make use of the audio tour, which we often reject, preferring to think our own thoughts about what is viewed. The information gave a much richer background to the exhibit and offered the possibility of hearing...More

1  Thank ktv2014
Reviewed 2 December 2014

I've visited this museum when I was a kid, and decided to go back. The museum is located in a beautiful building and has a permanent collection and changing exhibitions. The permanent collection shows old cultures from around the world and is a must see...More

1  Thank Jade C
Reviewed 30 November 2014

Not too big museum, with a static exhibition on old cultures in the far east. Changing exhibitions on two floors on specific themes. Off the beatn track. Nicely located. Nice lunchroom and very good restaurant.

1  Thank ML-NL-Amf
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