On October 25, 2013. I was welcomed by Mr. Krijnen in relation to my research into glaspplique art in the Netherlands.
The Rotterdam came in 1959 at the Holland-America Line in operation as the largest passenger ship ever built in the Netherlands. It was one of the most successful ships have sailed the world's oceans and has retained its original character.
The Conservation Foundation Steamship Rotterdam presents itself since 2009 as Friends of steamship Rotterdam and continues its activities. In consultation with owners and operators strive for a sustainable, culturally and historically responsible operation.