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KPN Telecom Building / Toren op Zuid

Wilhelminakade, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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funny tall building with green dots and a pole preventing it from toppling over

This tall building next to the Erasmus Bridge is from KPN, the largest and oldest Dutch telecom... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Breukelen Ut
Another example of Rotterdam's modern architecture

This building, hosting the nHow Hotel, is situated right next to "De Rotterdam", another... read more

Reviewed 3 August 2017
Rixensart, Belgium
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Designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano, this unique building located on the banks of Rotterdam's Maas River has one side that leans as much as the Tower of Pisa.
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  • Very good62%
  • Average25%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Wilhelminakade, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

This tall building next to the Erasmus Bridge is from KPN, the largest and oldest Dutch telecom provider (used to be state owned). I like the pole that seems to be preventing the tall building from toppling over. Green is the brand color of KPN.

Thank WorldTravelOne
Reviewed 3 August 2017

This building, hosting the nHow Hotel, is situated right next to "De Rotterdam", another architectural masterpiece of Rotterdam. Be sure to enjoy the sunlight reflections and the sunset on a summer evening: the view to the Erasmus Bridge is quite stunning!

Thank acd007
Reviewed 12 July 2017

There are some tall buildings in this area and this building is an eye-catcher of the architecture in the "Kop van Zuid" because of the leaning form with its support pillar

Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I don't know why all that tall building in this area of Rotterdam need an separate topic.There are many of this kind,most of them with interesting architecture but they are just regular offices buildings,cannot be visited and I don't think they can be considered as...More

Thank zuv
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Rotterdam is famous for its amazing architecture and this building is part of it. Very Impressive Architecture and very fascinating too. It has very cool design and amazing views.

Thank Ragu88
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

The view from different floors is pretty amazing - on a clear day you can see The Hague. Zoetermeer and beyond. Not accessible to the public but you can visited the Nhow hotel as well and head for the bar !

1  Thank reinier1
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Just this week it was announced that KPN, the largest Dutch telecom provider will move its headquarters from The Hague to this landmark building on the Wilhelminapier. The building is one of the most striking buildings in the redevelopment project "Kop van Zuid", where in...More

Thank Hendrik_NL
Reviewed 26 March 2016

situated in the area surrounding the old hotel New York on the harbor were the America cruise ships docked, this building is used for offices and social and restaurant with underground garage. Its well worth a visit just to see the Rotterdams sky line.

Thank ukjules59
Reviewed 27 August 2015

We loved this walk along the Eramus Bridge, enjoying all of this iconic modern architecture! It was amazing to witness how a city can re-design itself to become a first class city for everyone to enjoy!

Thank sashakeena
Reviewed 22 February 2014

The KPN building gives an the impression that it is actually leaning, because of its angled facade. The facade is actually a giant screen advertising stuff. Worth some photos and a closer look.

1  Thank Nimish G
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