Windmills in Floodlight
From Monday september 5th until Saturday september 10th our worldrenowned windmills will be brighly lit at night, which creates a spectacular view. This special sight is a must see for many photographers and visitors. This lightshow can be witnessed from 20.30 until 23.00 hours every night during this week. Be sure not to miss it.
When cycling or walking along the Middelkade you have an excellent view of the mills. Walking and riding a bike around the heritage site is free.
“De Molenhoek”, our souvenirshop is especially opened at night during this week. The two sightseeing boats will be also be availible during the beginning of the evening. This enables visitors to take even lovelier snapshots from the canals.
The entire village of Kinderdijk offers an impressive sight, with all facades brightly lit and also well lit mills along the Lekdijk. There’s also an enjoyable Windmill streetfair with over 70 beautifully lit stalls on Friday september 11th. It takes place near our heritage site. This fair kicks of at 17.00 hours and closes around 22.30 hours. World Heritage Foundation Kinderdijk will be present at the fair as well with talkative volunteers selling all kinds of souvenirs.