Entries by Sandra Ringeling

4 great tips to make the most of Architecture Day

Exploring Rotterdam’s remarkable architecture – that’s what Architecture Day on 16 and 17 June 2018 is all about. The weekend is filled to the brim with guided tours of buildings that are not usually open to the general public. The weekend is also packed with guided walks through neighbourhoods with expert guides. Here are 4 […]

A new perspective on Rotterdam West with ZigZagCity

The architecture festival ZigZagCity is held from 9 to 24 June 2018. It focuses on a different part of the city every year, and this time it’s Rotterdam West: Oude Westen and Middelland to be precise. Here are a few highlights of the festival: Routes through the city. All kinds of guided tours are organised during […]

Insta Roffa: 5 social media hits in Rotterdam

The key question is: is something worth visiting if it can’t go on Insta? Luckily, Rotterdam Architecture Month is definitely Insta proof. We don’t need to tell you that a picture of De Rotterdam skyscraper taken from the Erasmus bridge will get you many likes because you already know that! So we have put together […]

5 Exclusive Tours of Rotterdam

There are many city tours during Rotterdam Architecture Month. There is something for everyone: a tour by bicycle or a guided tour high up on the rooftops. A city tour filled with of art and architecture or a culinary tour. Here’s a list for you: Tour 1) Icons of Rotterdam Sunday 3 June and Saturdays […]

Assembled: the highest buildings in Rotterdam

Rotterdam is famous for its impressive skyline. But exactly how high are the highest buildings? We’ve made a list of the highest buildings in Rotterdam, which are a true must-see when in Rotterdam. 1) Euromast, 185 metres The highest and most widely known structure in Rotterdam is the Euromast, counting 185 metres in total. The tower […]

The hidden gems of underground Rotterdam

Rotterdam is known for its impressive skyline filled with skyscrapers. However, there is also a lot of architecture underneath the city. Often just as impressive, but just not that well-known. During the Rotterdam Architecture Month we celebrate these hidden gems of Rotterdam. These four icons are definitely worth a visit: Nuclear shelter beneath the post […]

6x must-do’s during the Rotterdam Rooftop Days!

The best time to experience Rotterdam is during the Rotterdam Rooftop Days. From 1 to 3 June 2018, you can discover the most beautiful views of the city, take part in one-of-a-kind events on rooftops and see places that aren’t normally open to the public. One-of-a-kind events Not only going on the rooftops, but also […]

7x To Do during the Rotterdam Architecture Month

Rotterdam is the capital of architecture for the entire month of June 2018. We celebrate this with exhibitions, festivals and also on the rooftops of Rotterdam. There are also various guided tours and excursions featuring the history of iconic buildings. So what can you expect? Here are some of the programme’s highlights: Dag van de Architectuur […]