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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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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

1  Thank Hendrik_NL
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
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
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
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
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
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Fantastic collections of artifacts from Asia, Africa, Peru and other countries, nicely arranged and easy to follow. The museum is not very large, but lovely and enjoyable. Check out the ballroom on the first level. Welcoming and friendly staff happy to assist and provide more...More

Thank travfirst
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The tour starts on the top floor of the museum and works its way down to the ground floor. This top floor also has the temporary exhibition space. On the top floor is Tibetan & Japanese Buddhist objects. Some of these as presented in a...More

Thank Gerard_S77
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This museum is relatively small but they managed to pack in a great collection. The selection is really good, big enough to enjoy and explore but small enough not to get bored.

Thank Rewee
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Truly beautiful 3rd floor (Tibet and Japan), interesting 2nd and 1st floors as well. The museum is quiet, well organized and offers images and music rather than lengthy explanations. Recommended.

Thank VincenzoH1962
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