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Schermer Mills

Noordervaart 2, 1636 VL Schermerhorn, The Netherlands
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This is a must see attraction which is easily accessed from Amsterdam. The variety of sights here... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2016
Sharron M
A must see

provides an excellent view of how polders and mills work, the mill is working so you can see it... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2015
Johan K
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Aug 1, 2016
“Must see”
Sep 3, 2015
“A must see”
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Noordervaart 2, 1636 VL Schermerhorn, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

This is a must see attraction which is easily accessed from Amsterdam. The variety of sights here and the chilled atmosphere make this a great place to wander around and enjoy the day.

Thank Sharron M
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

provides an excellent view of how polders and mills work, the mill is working so you can see it yourself. Fees are very affordable. If you go to North Holland, you must see this.

Thank Johan K
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Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

This is defently worth a visit! The place has a really good atmosphere. Our "guide" was really really good! he told us so many interresting things about the windmills, and he really helped making the experience authentic! We were lucky to be there when he...More

Thank Mathilde T
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Reviewed 8 May 2015

A very nice small museum that allows you to understand the how and the why for all the windmills in The Netherlands. The welcome video is multilingual, but most of the displays are in in English only. It is a bit out of the way,...More

Thank Ed S
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Reviewed 19 April 2015

The Beemster Polder is a Unesco World Heritage Site and the scenery is just beautiful. Tour one of the windmills--the internal mechanics are pretty amazing and the tour guides volunteers---with a wealth of information!

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Reviewed 11 March 2015

By sunset i have to get these outstanding composition of the three windmills in Schermerhorn. I decided to get the contrast of the beauty by sunset though even in any day the mills are so interesting and awesome to see. Maybe because i am Asian...More

2  Thank MijnlieverdFH
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Reviewed 6 October 2014

If you are in the vicinity of Alkmaar, the visit his working windmill and learn how an important part they played in developing the area from floods. Tour of the windmill is very interesting and yet again, the guide translated into English for the benefit...More

Thank roadsterOxford
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Reviewed 20 April 2014

You can enjoy a beautiful countryside near Alkmaar where you can find traditional dutch windmills. You can visit them.

1  Thank gerard0911
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