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Dutch Windmill Museum

1500 Boston Ave, Nederland, TX 77627-4031
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A very small quaint museum. Be sure to go to the second floor as well. Some nice things on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jmeyer543
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Port Arthur, Texas
Nice, quite small

Nederland is kind of a neat town in how it was started by natives of the Netherlands and therefore... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
A_and_B_from_PA
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Indiana, PA
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1500 Boston Ave, Nederland, TX 77627-4031
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very small quaint museum. Be sure to go to the second floor as well. Some nice things on display.I enjoyed speaking to the workers there who were willing to share more information.

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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Nederland is kind of a neat town in how it was started by natives of the Netherlands and therefore having the windmill adds character. The museum has a few interesting items, but it is really small and the collection is geared more toward people from...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

It's a fun to see a Dutch windmill in Nederland Texas. From the size self, it's different, shorter than the real one. It's possible that there was no instrument of a windmill supposed to have inside this windmill. It was closed when we were there...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

I know this is part of the history for Nederland but not a whole lot to do here. small walking area behind this

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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We live close to this attraction it's in a neighboring town and so we go here once a year. It's a beautiful little step back in time trip through history. And it's so nice to see it so well preserved. The beautiful little town of...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Saw this small museum on TV. Neat little place to check out some local history. There's also a small Acadian museum next door. Try on some real wooden shoes while learning about Nederland. A small spiral stair pole will take you upstairs for more exhibits....More

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Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We visited the museum and enjoyed the history of Nederland which is named after the Netherlands. There is a small gift shop with nice stuff. It is located in Tex Ritter Park and there is a nice Acadian Home which is available to tour. Donations...More

Thank LCMAN61
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

This precious little town is called Nederland. A quaint town full of shops on Nederland Ave, and some on Boston Ave. Come visit us, wander through town, eat at Sartins for the best Barbeque Crab you've ever had in your life! The Windmill is full...More

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Reviewed 27 May 2016

Small park with two museums. Surprising amount to see and learn about local history. Free parking. Easy and fun place to visit.

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Reviewed 12 May 2016

The windmill museum is a piece of Nederland history that is a must-see for all residents. Small but in a great location.

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The Nederland Texas Chamber of Commerce runs this. Contact them either online at nederlandtx. com or by calling 409-722-0279
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