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Molenmuseum

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Absolute Gem!

We almost missed the place. It is not easy to find but fully worth a visit after seen the Windmills... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2015
AD2010
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Melbourne, Australia
A beautiful little museum, dedicated to the Zaanse windmill heritage

This museum is housed in a building in a nondescript street in a residential area across the river... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2013
Hendrik_NL
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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2 Jan 2017
“Small Entry Price”
3 May 2016
“Story of industrial windmills”
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Museumlaan 18, 1541 LP Koog aan de Zaan, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Visited on a wintery afternoon when staying at Zaanse Schans; the museum is well signposted from over the bridge leading to Zaandijk - thats how we found out about it, from the signposts! Entry was 4.5e each (no reduction for carers) and was about the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 4 May 2016

Must see and pull out the drawers for English cards describing the windmills, types of industry from paper to spices, and their restoration in the late 60's and on. I love technology starting with how things were done before steam engines came into priority.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 11 July 2015

We almost missed the place. It is not easy to find but fully worth a visit after seen the Windmills at Zaanse Schans. If you are in Zaanse Schans then cross the bridge heading towards the main village and turn left at the Windmill at...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank AD2010
Reviewed 27 February 2013

This museum is housed in a building in a nondescript street in a residential area across the river Zaan from the "Zaansche Schans". However, visiting the museum is worthwhile, Several nice scale models of Dutch windmills are exhibited, with extensive explanation of the working of...More

Date of experience: February 2013
3  Thank Hendrik_NL
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