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Nederlands Fotomuseum

Wilheminakade 332 | Kop van Zuid, 3072 AR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
+31 10 203 0405
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The Nederlands Fotomuseum in Rotterdam is the leading national museum of photography in the Netherlands. It has an impressive collection of 5.5 million photographic images and exhibits every facet of photography: documentary and experimental...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Wilheminakade 332 | Kop van Zuid, 3072 AR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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+31 10 203 0405
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"love photography"
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"cartier bresson"
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"smaller exhibitions"
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"changing exhibits"
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"photo museum"
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"large exhibition"
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"great exhibition"
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"few hours"
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"permanent collection"
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"the ground floor"
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"exposition"
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"album"
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"genesis"
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"dutch"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Amazing pictures on display. Really enjoyed the theme exhibition by Charlotte Dumas. What an amazing pictures. It's a pity there a relatively fee photos on display. The museum has a huge collection, so it's a shame there's so little to see.

Thank Ronald G
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The Museum of Photography of the Netherlands is located opposite the cruise terminal of Rotterdam. The main exhibit 'Big Heads' by Martin Schoeller is excellent and so are the collection curated by a young but great Dutch photographer Charlotte Dumas (first floor) and by the...More

Thank Winardi1
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited the museum shortly after the opening of the Big Heads exhibition. Quite some impressing pictures. I would definitely recommend a visit to everyone who loves photography, but I would consider having a look at the current exhibitions on the website.

Thank nicoleboons
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It may not be the biggest museum in Rotterdam but the ever changing exhibitions are always very good and well documented. The museum shop is also worth a visit because of the numerous books on photography and the many post cards that are very hard...More

Thank rve17071968
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

The "Nederlands Fotomuseum" was for me a disappointment. The expositions and video presentations were uninspiring and without real pinnacles. The exposition on the ground floor was a sort of cult experience of photos of places without Internet and GSM service, called "Unwired". If you want...More

Thank Hendrik_NL
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

The Dutch Fotomuseum is a must for everyone who loves photography, This museum does not show the history of camera's, but different and always changing exhibitons of thematic photography and photo art. It's situated at the Rotterdam skyscraper area, Wilhelminapier, where you can also find...More

Thank frank7402
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

Apart from several smaller exhibitions, there was a huge exposition named Genesis by photographer Sebastiao Salgado when I visited the museum. I had to leave because it was closing time, but I could have easily spent several hours more here. Because exhibitions vary, I'll check...More

1  Thank Trudy_van_Schie
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Again a splendid exposition. This time from Bruce Davidson with a very large collection of American culture and sub culture during the 20th century, really great.

Thank iWiebe
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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Spend a lovely afternoon here with my friends. Also nice cafe on site. If you like photography go and see this museum. Changing exhibits, so check beforehand if they show something you like.

Thank Vera L
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Interesting few photo galleries can spend a few hours looking at them and reading the information next to them. Was cheap to get in at only 3 Euro too.

Thank FunkyShark1
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