Witte Huis, Rotterdam

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Architectural Building · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
The Witte Huis (Dutch pronunciation: [ˌʋɪtə ˈɦœys]) or White House is a building and National Heritage Site in Rotterdam, Netherlands, built in 1898 in the Art Nouveau style. The building is 43 m (141 ft) tall, with 10 floors. It was also the first hoogbouw (literally: high-rise building) in Europe. The building is listed as a Rijksmonument.
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  • Rotterdam is great if you like modern architecture. But this old building is well worth stopping by. I saw some photographs online before my visit. And you can get a nice photo of the building with...  more »
  • An impressive building seen from far around. Even more impressive is the fact that it survived the bombing in WWII. Well worth a visit and the area around it is lovely too.  more »
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