Rotterdam Port City
Did you know that Rotterdam started off as the tiny settlement of ‘Rotta’? Discover the origins of Rotterdam’s shipping success.
The brandgrens marks the part of Rotterdam that was completely destroyed during the bombing on 14 May 1940. It was a black page in the city’s history. The brandgrens route tells of a city before and after World War Two, bringing old stories back to life. Cityguide and local Winne will take you on a journey through the amazing history of Rotterdam.