Combine your visit with a historic cruise

Did you know that you can sail with our museum ships? In the summer months we organize a 1.5-hour round trip from the museum harbor every Sunday from June 17 till August 26. In the Rotterdam school holiday from July 14 to August 26, we also sail on Wednesdays.

Experience the Erasmus Bridge, ss Rotterdam and other highlights of Rotterdam from the water and discover everything about the special history of our sailing masterpieces. For example, board the steam tug Dockyard V from 1940 or the Havendienst 20 from 1941 that were involved in the reconstruction of the port after the war. 

Sail along on our museum ships

Date: Every Sunday from June 17 to August 26 and every Wednesday from July 14 till August 26.

Times: 12.45h with a sailing time of 1.5 hours. If there is enough tickets sold for the first tour, there will also be a second one.

For whom: Everyone can sail along, children under supervision, lifejackets for children are available and required. The ships are not wheelchair accessible.

Costs historical cruise (excluding museum visits): Adult € 12.50, child 4-15 years € 7.50 and child 0-3 years € 2.50. On the day of departure, tickets are online available until 10 a.m. Remaining and uncollected tickets can be bought at the cash desk.