Guided Tour in Van Nelle Factory


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What you will do

This unique factory built in 1931, is the monument of Dutch modernism. Renown around the globe for its progressive design, that gives new meaning to air, light and space in architecture. In 2014, UNESCO completed the international recognition of this grandiose building by awarding it the World Heritage status.

UrbanGuides is proud to have been providing the tours for this ‘glass palace’ for many years. With an experienced Van Nelle guide, you’ll walk through and around the factory, which’ll give you understanding as to why this groundbreaking design has such international significance.
In 75 minutes, Van Nelle’s architecture and history, the production and the transformation of a plant to a new future are all covered.



Daily: Mon-Sat: 10:00 am-7:00 pm Sun: 12:00 pm-5:00 pm


1 hour 15 minutes

Activitiy Location

Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

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Urban Guides

With enthusiasm and expertise, our Urban guides will show you the modernity and complexity of Rotterdam . The progressive architecture of today, the industrial heritage of the past and the metropolis of tomorrow.
The tour desk UrbanGuides, a union between Rotterdam Archiguides and Rotterdam ByCycle, keeps its finger on the pulse of everything to do with architecture, urban development, city ​​culture and modern history. Our guides tell Rotterdam’s story from general development, specific disciplines and their own personal fascination with Rotterdam.

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  • The coupon will be valid for 12 months from the purchase date.
  • General cancellation policy applies.
  • This coupon is under general terms and conditions.

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