The Maritime Museum Rotterdam is a maritime museum in Rotterdam in the Netherlands. The museum was established in 1874 by Prince Henry of the Netherlands. The museum consists of the Maritime Museum Harbour and the Maritime Museum after a merger in 2014. The museum has a collection of 850,000 maritime related objects that date back six centuries. It is known for its vessel collection and its crane collection.
The museum is situated in the city centre of Rotterdam. It is right next to the ‘Beurs’ metro stop which is served by the A, B, C, D and E lines. The 21 and 24 lines stop close by.
Opening Times and Admission
The museum is open six days a week, Tuesday to Sunday 10am-5pm except for Sunday when the museum opens later at 11 am. Admission is set at 12.50 euros for adults and 9 euros for concessions.