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Due to the coronavirus regulations, changed opening hours apply and visitor numbers are limited. Reserve your entrance ticket online in advance for a visit to a museum, café or bookstore. 

Het Nieuwe Instituut

From Wednesday to Sunday: 11am – 6pm

Sonneveld House

From Wednesday to Sunday: 11am – 6pm

Please note: There is no toilet available in Sonneveld House. You can use the toilets in Het Nieuwe Instituut.

Study Centre

From Wednesday to Friday: 11am – 5pm
Due to renovation works, the Study Centre is closed from 04 until 28 August.

You can visit the Study Centre by appointment only, and only for the use of the collection. Please make an appointment by email: or read more about the Study Centre

Due to a large restoration project, archives may be temporarily unavailable for consultation. See this page for updates about current restrictions or contact

Het Nieuwe Café

From Wednesday to Sunday: 11am – 6pm


From Wednesday to Sunday: 11am – 6pm

Visit the NAi Booksellers website

Thursday Night Live!

A varied programme about architecture, design and digital culture. With an online or offline activity every week.

Programme at Het Nieuwe Institute: €7.50
Entrance students and Friends of Het Nieuwe Instituut: €3.75


Adults: €14
Children and under 18s: Free
Friends and Members of Het Nieuwe Instituut: Free
European Youth Card (CJP) and students:  €7
Groups (15 or more): €12 pp
Museumkaart, ICOM/ICAM, BankGiro Loterij VIP-Kaart, Rotterdampas, Rembrandt Card: Free
Museumpark Ticket: Free
Rotterdam Welcome Card: €10.50

Tickets are currently only available online due to the measures against Covid-19.

Read more about the ​reopening on 1 June and our visitor guidelines.