Join this special architecture tour in Rotterdam! This extensive town walk concludes with an exclusive visit to the White House, the first skyscraper in Europe. From its roof garden you have a splendid view of the city, the old harbours, the southern part of Rotterdam and of the Nieuwe Maas river. The White House was built in Art Nouveau style (1898). At that time the building was, at an unprecedented 10 storeys, the tallest in Europe.We will highlight the ways in which historical and ultramodern building combine to give Rotterdam its unique and lively architectural character. See the Market Hall, the famous Cube Houses and House Sonneveld which is one of the best-preserved homes built in the Dutch Functionalist style. During the tour you will get an impression of architectural innovation that changed the skyline of Rotterdam since WW2.This architecture city walk can be expanded with a visit to the New Institute, the museum for architecture, design and digital culture.