Set Out On A Windmill Country Adventure

Set Out On A Windmill Country Adventure

Live the tale of our struggle against the water

The windmills of Kinderdijk UNESCO World Heritage have been guarding us against the water for centuries. Buy an entry ticket and live the tale of an exciting windmill adventure, full of spinning sails, creaking wooden machines, and real millers trying to keep our feet dry!

Step inside and feel the wind

Step inside and feel the wind

Buy an entry ticket and step inside our Nederwaard and Blokweer museum windmills. Travel back to life in the good old days. Your ticket also lets you visit the visitors centre at Wisboom pumping station.

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  • Visit our museummills
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  • Free audiotour in our app
Technological marvels

Technological marvels

Our mills are genuine marvels of 18th-century technology. Inside, you’ll see, hear, feel, and smell how creaking wheels and squeaking axles are brought to life by the wind! Your ticket grants access to both of our museum mills, which are very different in character.

Weapons against the water

Weapons against the water

The mills and pumps of Kinderdijk are ancient weapons in our ongoing struggle with the water. Our visitor landmarks will tell you all about the thrilling history of a tiny country that is partly below sea level.

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“This must never go away”

You should see this once in your life. Very well maintained. A paradise for (amateur) photographers. Beautiful views to dream away.

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“Windmills, windmills”

It's very impressive to see all the mills together. Especially when the mills are rotating, it is lovely to walk through this landscape. Definitely worth a look.

Group activities

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The millwrights' workshop

The millwrights' workshop

As we have to keep our mills ready for action, a look around our millwrights' workshop will show you how we make every effort to keep these old giants in top shape.

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Tour Boat

Tour Boat

Embarked on our comfortable tour boats, you’ll see all of Kinderdijk World Heritage from the water that is the source of the Kinderdijk story!

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Tour guides

Tour guides

Our tour guides add a special touch to your group visit. Their personal stories and knowledge will tell you all there is to know about living on land below sea level.

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Other activities

There is a lot more you can do at Kinderdijk
The perfect getaway for the entire family

The perfect getaway for the entire family

Kinderdijk UNESCO World Heritage is a great experience for the whole family - there's plenty to discover for all ages here!

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Kinderdijk in winter

Kinderdijk in winter

The winter period is a great time to visit Kinderdijk UNESCO World Heritage and enjoy a windmill winter wonderland.

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Wisboom Visitors Centre

Wisboom Visitors Centre

Dive right into the story of Kinderdijk and its struggle with the water!

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Museum mills

Museum mills

Curious how a windmill looks inside? Visit one of the museum mills and learn everything about life in the past.

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Kinderdijk app

Kinderdijk app

Get even more out of your visit with the Kinderdijk app, and enjoy audio tours, maps, added information, and much more besides!

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The perfect getaway for the entire family

The perfect getaway for the entire family

Kinderdijk UNESCO World Heritage is a great experience for the whole family - there's plenty to discover for all ages here!

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Hiking in land below sea level

Hiking in land below sea level

Wander to your heart's content in the Kinderdijk area. Discover great hiking trails leading past old mills, lush green landscapes, and the fresh breeze under Dutch cloudscapes!

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Photos and photographers

Photos and photographers

With a camera or smartphone in hand, anyone can become a Dutch Master, because between the Kinderdijk windmills, you'll take the best pictures of the Netherlands!

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Cycling in Windmill Country

Cycling in Windmill Country

The Dutch love their bicycles, and some of their best cycling routes take you past Kinderdijk, through a historical landscape full of natural and cultural treasures!

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To Kinderdijk in a real horsetram

To Kinderdijk in a real horsetram

Taking your time to see all of our windmills from the back of an old-fashioned Dutch horsetram is a real adventure for any visitor!

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