Situated in the bustling heart of Rotterdam, the Maritime Museum Rotterdam is the oldest maritime museum in the Netherlands. The museum's collection is one of the world's top maritime collections in terms of quality and size. The museum has been teaching visitors about the Netherlands' impressive maritime history for many generations, with a particular focus on the international port of Rotterdam. The museum not only tells the story of our country's rich shipbuilding and maritime history, but also enables visitors to experience the current reality and future of this fascinating maritime world. The varied and continuously changing exhibitions and popular discussions and events programme make the museum a perfect meeting place for young and old.