HNLMS Buffel

HNLMS Buffel

One of the main attractions of the Maritime Museum Rotterdam, the HMS Buffel is a 19th century ironclad ship named after its founder, Prince Henry 'the Navigator', who established the museum in 1874. It has been open to the public since 1979; visit to see the beautiful ship restored to its original glory.
Maritime Museum

Maritime Museum

Rotterdam

Founded in 1873 by Prince Henry of the Netherlands, this museum is home to 850,000 objects from 600 years of maritime history. The piece de resistance is the oldest model ship in Europe. You can also see...

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Destroyed City

Destroyed City

Rotterdam

In the Second World War, much of Rotterdam was destroyed by German bombs, and the city was almost entirely rebuilt. Today, this bronze sculpture by Ossip Zadkine stands next to the Maritime Museum and serves as...

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Tiki's Bar

Tiki's Bar

Rotterdam

This chilled-out surf bar and grill restaurant brings a taste of Hawaii to the heart of Rotterdam. The tropical walls, bamboo, exotic food, delicious cocktails and old-school jukebox make you feel as if you've...

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