Wereldmuseum

Hours and admission

You can find our opening hours and admission fees below. You can book your online ticket here.

Opening hours

The museum is open from 10 am to 5 pm from Tuesday to Friday. On Saturday and Sunday from 11 am to 5 pm. During school holidays and on various public holidays the museum is also opened on Mondays (see below). 

Please note: the expo Superstreet is opened on Wednesday afternoon (from 12:45) and in the weekends. During school holidays Superstreet is open daily.

Open Mondays

The museum is also open on Mondays during school vacations and on various holidays. This means that we are open on the following Mondays: 

  • Spring holiday: February 12 and 19 2024
  • Easter Monday: April 1 2024
  • May holiday:  April 29 and May 6 2024
  • Pentecost: May 20 2024
  • Summer holiday: July 8, 15, 22 and 29, August 5, 12, 19 and 26 2024
  • Fall holiday: October 21 and 28 2024
  • Christmas holiday: December 23 and 30 2024

The museum is closed on:

  • January 1st (New Years Day)
  • April 27th (King's Day)
  • December 25th (Christmas Day)

Admission prices as of January 1, 2024

Adults (19 years and up) €16.00
Children 6 to 18 years €8.00
Children 5 years and under Free
CJP (19 years and older)* €10.00
CJP (up to and including 18 years old)* €7.00
Students* €10.00
Museumcard Free
VriendenLoterij VIP-CARD* Free
ICOM, Vereniging Rembrandt* Free
Rotterdam Pass* Free
Assistant for people with disabilities Free
* Discount or free entrance only on presentation of the relevant discount card. This card must be physically presented. Digital variants are not accepted.

House rules

  • Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. 
  • Special rules apply to (school) groups. These are issued when the booking is made. 
  • Pets are not permitted. 
  • Visitors with a youth ticket are expected to provide proof of age when entering the museum. 
  • Students are expected to show a valid (digital) student card when entering the museum.
  • Holders of a CJP (school pupils’ culture) card, annual Museum Card, Rotterdam card, Rembrandt pass, ICOM card are requested to show their card at the cash register.

Guided tours

Guided tour arranged for a group of up to 15 persons (must be booked in advance)

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