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Het Nieuwe Instituut

Museumpark 25, 3015 CB Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 440 1200
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

We visited Het Nieuwe Instituut on a blustery day. It was the perfect escape from the dreary weather. There were a number of interesting exhibits and projects for kids to watch and participate in. The gift shop is heavy on books, but not a lot...More

Thank Marie400nl
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The ground floor expo about surfaces is an epic fail in my eyes. The booklet given out is a mess of pseudo arty pseudo haikus with no relevance discernible to the objects on display. The expo about screen savers is actually interesting. Let down by...More

Thank Christine_sing
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely museum...lots of stuff to see and do...for kids and adults..beautiful building ..very spacious.....the expositions are super sharp

Thank Nicky R
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We visited with a welcome card and it was €15 for two, including the sonneveld house. We enjoyed the transylvania archives and exhibition of 90s screensavers. Cafe was nice. Sonneveld house amazing.

Thank runvesseyrun
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Great museum with a selection of exhibitions. One of the current exhibitions is about screen savers which was great and a reminder of the late 90s/early 2000s. As part of your admission you can see a retro architects house, certainly a great representation of the...More

Thank jaigu
Reviewed 25 November 2016

This contemporary museum is a place to visit for artists or designers alike while in Rotterdam. It has different levels to explore and has a different range of work with an array of media. Their contemporary gallery space has the best survey of Dutch artwork...More

Thank alonzopanto
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Interesting museum for new ideas. Some seems strange ,but why not. There is enough space for new ideas.

Thank Puffinman
Reviewed 23 November 2015

Visited during the temporary exhibition on fashion (on for a few months more, with different sub-themes on this topic per month). The displays are very effective - including good infographics on how much wastage of materials there is. The staff throughout were friendly, approachable and...More

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 16 October 2015

The building looks fabulous, but there is very little to actually see there. When I was there they had an exhibition on the history of glass, and a weird artistic feature about machines taking over the world. The main reason I went to the Nieuwe...More

Thank MikeP9111
Reviewed 5 July 2015

There were three exhibitions on when I visited. All were of a poor standard. The place was not engaging and generally kind of flat. The building itself is quite lovely and had a really delicious (expensive) coffee out on the veranda. Go Kunstahal or Boijmans...More

Thank ItsAlexEdward
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