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Markthal Tour & Rooftop Oldest Skyscraper

    Enrich your Rotterdam experience with a complete tour of its large and famous market hall (Markthal), and enjoy exceptional views of the city from the rooftops of its oldest skyscraper, Het Witte Huis.


    • Get a thorough picture of Markthal, the Netherlands’ first covered marketplace.

    • Descend the Time Staircase and discover archaeological items unearthed during construction.

    • Soak in the grandeur of the Horn of Plenty from up close, on an elevated walkway.

    • Get exclusive entry to the underground expedition court where only market folks are allowed.

    • Attend “Meet & Taste” where an entrepreneur treats you to a small tasting.

    • Climb up to the rooftop of The White House for unparalleled views of Rotterdam.

    • End the tour near the whimsical Cube-Houses and get discounted entry vouchers.


    • All-inclusive tour of Markthal

    • Welcome and guidance by a professional tour guide & steward

    • Discount voucher or free drink at one of the stands in Markthal

    • Entry to The White House with roof visit

    • A voucher for discounted entry to the Cube Houses

    • Large postcard of Rotterdam by architectural photographer Ossip van Duivenbode


    • Entrance fee for the Cube Houses

    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

    Cancellation policy

    These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

    If you’re looking to experience all that Markthal has to offer, then this tour is made just for you! Rotterdam’s latest market hall is a funky wonderland characterized by its eye-popping structural design, its psychedelic art, and fresh produce. Join an enthusiastic guide on a journey that will take you behind the scene of this great behemoth, and learn all there is to know.

    Begin with the staircase of time where you’ll come across displays of numerous archeological treasures unearthed during the excavation and construction of the building. Get access to the elevated walkway which offers the best views of the Horn of Plenty, a massive and brightly colored art project spanning 36,000 square feet. You also get to visit the off-limit underground expedition court, accessible only to market sellers and professionals. Round up your exploration of Markthal with ‘Meet & Taste,’ where an entrepreneur will offer an appetizer for taste.

    Afterward, visit Het Witte Huis (The White House), the oldest skyscraper in Europe. Built in the Art Nouveau style, its rooftop offers uninterrupted 360-degree views of the city. Click beautiful pictures before moving on to Blaakse Bos and wrapping up near the quirky Cube-Houses. Your guide will give you a discounted entry voucher, which you can use to buy tickets and explore.

    COVID Safety Information

    • All areas that customers frequently touch are sanitized.

    • Guests may/may not be subject to temperature checks beforehand.

    • All guests are recommended to bring along face masks for safety.

    • It is recommended to maintain social distancing with other guests (2 meters apart).

    • Regularly sanitize your hands. Sanitizers are available upon request.


    • Discover Markthal

    • Rooftop View on Het Witte Huis over the whole city

    • Stroll along Historical Old Harbour

    • Take a look at the Cube Houses

    Important Information

    • Parking is available.

    • The Rooftop is not accessible for wheelchairs, strollers or buggy's.

    • Each group has no more than 10 guests.

    • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

    • Please display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID to your guide.

    • Please arrive 10-15 minutes before the start time of your experience to avoid delays.

    Meeting Point

    • Meet your guide outside Grotemarkt 106, 3011 GM Rotterdam.

    Get Directions to the Meeting Point.

    Getting There

    • The closest transit station is Rotterdam Blaak, a 2-min walk to the meeting point.

    • Trains Intercity & Sprinter will bring you here.


    This ticket is valid for the date and time selected during checkout.

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