Temporary expositions in the museum


Apart from its permanent collection about the Flood of 1953, the museum also shows a number of temporary expositions.

‘Objects with a story’

Exposition ‘Objects with a story’ Every year the museum receives many gifts, varying from paintings and drawings to photographs, utensils and dairies. Objects with a story A selection of these objects is on…

65 gifts – each gift has its own story

’65 gifts – each gift has its own story’ The new exhibition ’65 gifts – each gift has its own story’ can be seen this year in the Watersnoodmuseum. 65 of the most special objects of the museum Volunteers of the…

Geschilderd vanuit Ouwerkerk

Viewed from Ouwerkerk

Viewed from Ouwerkerk Drawings and paintings by Jan Meine Jansen Jan Meine Jansen Jan Meine Jansen (Meppel, 1908 – Driebergen, 1994) studied at the Rijks Instituut tot Opleiding van Teekenleraren and the…

De Sluiting in Kleur

Photo exhibition Rykel ten Kate – Closing of the breach in Colour

Photo exhibition Rykel ten Kate – Closing of the breach in Colour In 1953, Rykel ten Kate (Sexbierum 13-10-1912, Zierikzee 31-12-1992), had a chemist’s and photography business in Zierikzee. From the night of the disaster until the closing of…

johannis de rijke

Johannis de Rijke, from a boy in the polders of Zeeland to Junior Minister in Japan

Johannis de Rijke, from a boy in the polders of Zeeland to Junior Minister in Japan As from 9 February 2019 you can visit the exhibition in the Watersnoodmuseum entitled ‘Johannis de Rijke, from a boy in the polders of Zeeland to Junior…