Opening hours

Tuesday - Saturday 10 - 17h
Sunday and public holidays 11 - 17h

Closed on Mondays, New Years Day, Sunday April 7 due to the Rotterdam marathon, Kings Day and Christmas. 

Open on Mondays in school holidays

During school holidays we’re also open on Mondays between 10:00 - 17: 00h. Upcoming Mondays are 25 February, Easter Monday 22 April (open at 11: 00h), 29 April, Whit Monday 10 June (open at 11: 00h) 22 and 29 July, 5, 12, 19, 26 August, 21 October, 23 and December 30th.

Museum harbour

Various different historic ships and cranes are open every day until 16h.

evening opening for Museum Night010

On Saturday night March 2 we are also open from 8pm – 1am. We have a special programme during this Rotterdam Museum Night010. Here you will find more about tickets and the programme.

Maritime Museum App

The Maritime Museum App guides you during your visit to the museum and gives extra information and a better experience, with films, animations and digital souvenirs. There are two tours, a guided tour round the museum harbour, and an audio tour in which our staff tell you about their favourite things. You can download the app free of charge in the App Store (iPhone) or Google Play Store (Android).
Click here for more information >