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This little windmill museum was well done with friendly and knowledgeable docents. We thoroughly... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
Norma D
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The volunteers here know their History and are proud of their strong Dutch-Cajun background. This... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
Juanjose H
Houston, Texas
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1500 Boston Ave, Nederland, TX 77627-4031
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

This little windmill museum was well done with friendly and knowledgeable docents. We thoroughly enjoyed this place.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Norma D
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

The volunteers here know their History and are proud of their strong Dutch-Cajun background. This was a pleasant find on our trip, and they were open on a Sunday until 5 pm.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Juanjose H
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

What a neat little museum! This is such great place, and they’ve got so much rich and interesting history that shows the town’s history and their dedication to the historical accuracy of their town. The wooden shoes are great, and the sheer volume of information...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Very interesting place with lots of history. Well worth a visit if you are in or near Nederland. Check for hours of operation.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Brad M
Reviewed 1 May 2018

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.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank jmeyer543
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

Date of experience: January 2018
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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

Date of experience: November 2017
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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

Date of experience: September 2017
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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

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank DebiJPeck
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

Date of experience: April 2017
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Summer hours: Monday-Saturday 9-5 Sunday 1-5. Winter hours: Wednesday-Saturday 9-5 Sunday 1-5