Nieuwe Instituut
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Welcome to Nieuwe Instituut! We ask all our visitors to help ensure a safe and comfortable space so that together we can create a shared environment where everyone feels free to enjoy the experience in their own way. We encourage you to be sociable during your visit and to take curiosity and creativity as your starting point.

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Visiting Address

Nieuwe Instituut
Museumpark 25
3015 CB Rotterdam

Contact Us

You can call us on: +31(0)10-4401200 (from 10am to 5pm)
Or send an e-mail to:


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How to Get Here

Located in the heart of Rotterdam, Nieuwe Instituut is about a 15-minute walk from Rotterdam CS train station. The institute is part of the Museumpark and is diagonally opposite the Boijmans Van Beuningen Museum.

Getting to Nieuwe Instituut using public transport is easy. You can take the metro (to Eendrachtsplein), tram 7 (to Eendrachtsplein or Museumpark), tram 4 (to Eendrachtsplein) or bus 44 (to Wytemaweg).

Paid on-street parking in the vicinity of Nieuwe Instituut is limited, but the Museumpark car park is situated opposite. Save money on one or two hours parking in Rotterdam. Rotterdam city council provides special parking tickets, available on the website Parking in Rotterdam.

Due to work activities, there is limited parking space in the Museumpark garage. For parking options in the surrounding area, please visit the website of the Municipality of Rotterdam: Parking


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Nieuwe Instituut is a space where everyone can feel welcome. We prioritise accessibility, so if you need personal assistance, kindly ask a member of our hospitality team or send an email in advance to: We are happy to help you!

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