Rotterdam is a city in the province of in the west of the . The city is the second largest in the country with a population of approximately 640,000 inhabitants in the municipality and about 2.3 million inhabitants in the shared metropolitan area of The Hague and Rotterdam .

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Christiaan Huygens FRS, also spelled Huyghens, was a Dutch physicist, mathematician, astronomer and inventor, who is widely regarded as one of the greatest scientists of all time and a major figure in the scientific revolution.

Stadion Feijenoord, more commonly known by its nickname De Kuip, is a stadium in , , that was completed in 1937.

Johan de Witt was a Dutch statesman and a major political figure in the Dutch Republic in the…

Euromast is an observation tower in , , designed by Hugh Maaskant constructed between 1958 and 1960.

Erasmus University Rotterdam is a public university located in , .

Localities in the Area

Schiebroek is a former village in the province of .

Hillegersberg is a neighbourhood of , Netherlands.

Oude Westen is a neighborhood of , adjacent to the city center.

Feijenoord is a neighbourhood in , .

Scheepvaartkwartier is a neighborhood of , .


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