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‘Boschrijk’ farm

Westbeemster

A farm property built in 1875 for a gain merchant from De Rijp. The South Holland stall is unusual in that the cows did not stand facing the outside wall, but rather the middle where the feeding line was. The stall has two rows of cows. The latticework,...

"De Eenhoorn” farm

Middenbeemster

"De Eenhoorn" farm is the most lavish example of a stolp farm in De Beemster. The living section is of brick and the stable section extending out to the back is of wood. The raised mid-section with neck gable is a variation of the Amsterdam Vingboons...

"De Kleine Bijenkorf” farm

Middenbeemster

De Kleine Bijenkorf stands on the inside plot (BK) 59, allotted to Gerrit Dirckz Meerman from Delft in 1612.

"De Lepelaar” farm

Middenbeemster

A fine example of an old stolp farm dating from 1683. There is a beautiful facade with upper room. Beneath the upper room there was a milk cellar for cheese-making. Two plaques, one with a spoonbill, the other with 1683 and other ornamentation, decorate...

Baptist Church De Vermaning

Monnickendam

The Baptist Church De Vermaning is a small church with a complicated history. The inside is not open for viewing. A short walk to view the church in the old centre of Monnickendam is recommended.

Baptist church Vermaning

Middenbeemster

On 1st October 1784 the foundation stone was laid, proved by the gable tablet. Text on the gable tablet: Trusting God’s Precious Blessing His Protection Love and Loyalty Thus On This Church Building I Have Laid The Very First Stone 1 October 1784...

Dutch Reformed Church (Keijserkerk)

Middenbeemster

Three years after the reclamation, the polder committee, then largely consisting of prominent Amsterdammers, suggested to the building master, Hendrick de Keyser, that he design a church for De Beemster. A new building form was chosen for the new polder,...

Monumental Village De Rijp

De Rijp

Restored Monuments. With 120 skillfully restored structures and 27 monuments, a small wonder that De Rijp has been placed on the national register of protected villages. Available at the VVV Tourist Office is a beautifully illustrated brochure featuring...

Monumental Village De Rijp

De Rijp

Restored Monuments. With 120 skillfully restored structures and 27 monuments, a small wonder that De Rijp has been placed on the national register of protected villages. Available at the VVV Tourist Office is a beautifully illustrated brochure featuring...

Old townhall Grootschermer

Grootschermer

The old Townhall of Grootschermer (Raadhuis) will be open to visitors from May 1st until September 30th during the weekends from 12.00-17.00 hrs. Also open to visit at Kingsday (April 27th) and October 8th.

Bezoekerscentrum en Molen de Breek

Oosthuizen

No translation Een uniek plekje waar rust, ruimte en natuur je tegemoet komen. Een fijne locatie voor een huwelijksvoltrekking, vergadering of feest, bedrijfsuitje, avontuurlijke kinderfeestjes, wandelingen, en alles...

Bram & Aagie

Graft

The smallest shop in The Netherlands: Bram en Aagie. Only 5m2 but ready to serve the visitors of the monumental village. The shop dates from 1890 and is still in its original state and shows a great amount of history.

Bram & Aagie

Graft

The smallest shop in The Netherlands: Bram en Aagie. Only 5m2 but ready to serve the visitors of the monumental village. The shop dates from 1890 and is still in its original state and shows a great amount of history.

Bridge in the Rijperweg

Middenbeemster

The bridge was built in 1899 in the Rijperweg to the west of the junction with the Middenweg and is constructed of brick and consists of two bridge heads and the passageway under the Rijperweg is in stone covered by a single-stone segment arch. On both...

Broeker Church

Broek In Waterland

Broeker Church is indisputably one of the finest of the 94 national monuments found in the village of Broek in Waterland. The church is well worth a visit. It is a protestant church. The church can be visited on request.

Marsh gas installation

Middenbeemster

About 1850 farmer Wouter Sluis from De Beemster discovered something strange in the water that came from the Norton well. As it came to the surface, the water looked slightly milky white. If you put it in a bucket and let it stand for an hour, the water...

Convent O.L. Vrouwe van Lourdes

Westbeemster

This convent was built in 1910 next to the existing church and vicarage that were built in 1879. One of the tasks of the nuns was teaching at the school, that was initially also located in the convent building. On the L-shaped floor plan convent with...

Culvert in the Volgerweg - Jispersloot

Middenbeemster

Part of the Stelling van Amsterdam. This concrete culvert was laid under the road and facilitates communication between the sections on both sides of the Jispersloot. It probably dates from the mobilization period of 1914-1918. The reasoning is that it...

The Bierkade and Weerwal

Purmerend

The Bierkade (Beer Quay) has a colourful history, in fact the name says it all. In the 17th century, many beer traders were located here. The Weerwal is also a neighbourhood with a rich history. Most of the buildings on the Weerwal have been preserved;...

De Dam

Edam

De Dam is a tunnelled lock located in Edam. This picturesque waterway dates back to 1544, when it was commissioned by Emperor Charles V, but it wasn’t completed until 1569. It’s now a popular sight for recreational boaters.

de Havik

Grootschermer

No translation de Havik

The Edam Cheese Weigh House

Edam

De Kaaswaag Edam (Edam Cheese Weighhouse) invites you to explore the cheesemaking traditions of Edam, the cheese capital of the Netherlands located north of Amsterdam. The beautiful region keeps historic traditions alive and allows visitors to taste the...

The Koemarkt

Purmerend

The square dates back to 1645 when the Staten van Holland and West Friesland were given permission to expand the city for the fifth time. One of the expansions took place where the Koemarkt lies today. The original square was a flat market field, with...

The Melkweg bridge

Purmerend

Since 2012 the Melkweg bridge has been a defining feature of the ‘skyline’ of Purmerend. The slow traffic bridge and its distinctive bow connects downtown with the popular residential area of Weidevenne. From the bow, you have a marvellous view of the...

The Nicolaas church

Purmerend

The present day church on the Kaasmarkt in Purmerend dates back to the year 1853. Since that time, the Garrels organ has been in service in the “Grote Kerk”. For a number of years in the 20th century it was accompanied by a Bätz organ as choir organ,...

House of Worship The Noordeinder Vermaning

Noordeinde Nh

Already at the end of the 16th century the peace-loving followers of Menno Simons, founder of the Mennonites, were holding their meetings in Noordeinde. The present House of Worship was built in 1874 from a design by the architect J.H. Lehman. The area...

House of Worship The Noordeinder Vermaning

Noordeinde Nh

Already at the end of the 16th century the peace-loving followers of Menno Simons, founder of the Mennonites, were holding their meetings in Noordeinde. The present House of Worship was built in 1874 from a design by the architect J.H. Lehman. The area...

De Otter

Oterleek

No translation Deze grondzeiler is gebouwd in 1900 en vormt onderdeel van een werkproject dat samen met Stichting Schermer Molens en Breidablick is opgestart. Er zijn 16 cliËnten werkzaam voor wie het werken in een gewoon...

De Otter

Oterleek

No translation Deze grondzeiler is gebouwd in 1900 en vormt onderdeel van een werkproject dat samen met Stichting Schermer Molens en Breidablick is opgestart. Er zijn 16 cliËnten werkzaam voor wie het werken in een gewoon...

Dienaarssluisje

Edam

 Bult means "bump" and this slightly raised area is thought to be the oldest part of Edam, although it is difficult to tell it from the buildings. This stream was the original River Ye. To the left there is a pretty view of the southern city wall and...

Doopsgezinde Vermaning

Edam

No translation In 1702 werd de huidige Vermaning(een zaalkerkje met rondboogvensters en een schilddak) gesticht op de plaats van de in 1602 afgebrande kerk. Ook toen gold de verordening dat een doopsgezinde kerk niet...

Dorpskerk Grootschermer

Grootschermer

No translation De oorspronkelijke kerk van Grootschermer stortte in 1612 tijdens een hevige storm in. Er werd 5000 gulden voor de wederopbouw beschikbaar gesteld. Op 15 juni 1762 werd de eerste steen van de huidige Hervormde...

Dorpskerk Grootschermer

Grootschermer

No translation De oorspronkelijke kerk van Grootschermer stortte in 1612 tijdens een hevige storm in. Er werd 5000 gulden voor de wederopbouw beschikbaar gesteld. Op 15 juni 1762 werd de eerste steen van de huidige Hervormde...

Dutch Reformed Church Marken

Marken

The Dutch Reformed church on the island of Marken is a national monument, a triple aisle, pseudo-basilica. The church was added to the monument register on 1st July, 1983. The church was built between 1903 and 1904 to a design by A. H. L. Kups. The design...

Dutch Reformed Church Zuiderwoude

Zuiderwoude

The church of Zuiderwoude is a national monument and was recently restored in two phases. The church was built in 1877. The highlight is the beautiful 17th century pulpit, which came from the previous church building. Since 2007 the church has a monumental...

Evangelical Lutheran Church

Monnickendam

The Lutheran Church has a rich history and for a long time has served as church building for the Lutheran community in Monnickendam. Nowadays, it belongs to the Protestant community of Monnickendam. A few times a year church services are still held in...

Flour mill the Nachtegaal

Middenbeemster

After De Beemster was reclaimed in 1612, the intention was to build five flour mills on the reclaimed land. In the end that became just one.

Fort Jisperweg

Zuidoostbeemster

The fort lies on the southern ring dike of De Beemster polder. The North Holland Canal runs behind the fort and the dike. Until the closure the fort had the defense of the access leading to it (the Jisperweg.) In 1918 in used as a military house fora...

Fort Middenweg

Zuidoostbeemster

The fort lies on the southern ring dike of De Beemster polder. The North Holland Canal runs behind the fort and the dike. An inundation lock for De Beemster lies east of the fort. The purpose of the fort was the closure and defense of the accesses form...

Fort Nekkerweg

Zuidoostbeemster

Fort Nekkerweg was only completed in 1912. Almost immediately after that, the fort was given another purpose. In 1918 it was put to use as a military prison. In the period following, many conscientious objectors served their sentences here.

Fort benoorden Purmerend

Zuidoostbeemster

No translation Het fort benoorden Purmerend werd pas in een laat stadium (1907) aan de Stelling van Amsterdam toegevoegd. Bij de bouw van dit fort, dat onderdeel uitmaakt van het noordelijke front van de Stelling, maakte...

Fort bij Edam

Edam

Fort bij Edam is a former military fort located outside of the town of Edam. It was part of the Defence Line of Amsterdam, a 135 km-long ring of defensive structures that once served to protect the city. It was operational during both World Wars, and...

Fort bij Kwadijk

Kwadijk

No translation Het fort bij Kwadijk is nooit helemaal af gebouwd. De aardwerken, de wallen en de gracht waren in 1895 klaar. Maar met het feitelijke fort is men nooit verder gekomen dan een deel van de fundering. In...

Fort Markenbinnen

Markenbinnen

No translation Het fort bij Marken-Binnen ligt erg geisoleerd ten opzichte van de haar omringende forten. Er was ook geen directe verbindingsweg met het fort bij Spijkerboor of het fort bij Krommeniedijk. De verdedigende...

Fort Markenbinnen

Markenbinnen

No translation Het fort bij Marken-Binnen ligt erg geisoleerd ten opzichte van de haar omringende forten. Er was ook geen directe verbindingsweg met het fort bij Spijkerboor of het fort bij Krommeniedijk. De verdedigende...

Fort Spijkerboor

Westbeemster

Fort Spijkerboor was the most important fort in the northern front of the Stelling van Amsterdam. From here, the strategic dikes around the Beemster Ring Canal and the North Holland Canal were defended.

Forts in De Beemster

Westbeemster

In De Beemster there are 5 forts from the Stelling van Amsterdam. From west to east they are: Fort Spijkerboor, Fort Jisperweg, Fort Middenweg (all there belonging to the Natural Monument Association), Fort Nekkerweg and Fort Benoorden Purmerend. The...

Gemeenlandshuis

Edam

This is the building of the 'Hoogheemraadschap van de Uitwaterende Sluizen', built in 1785. This legislative body has been controlling the water levels of North Holland for more than 400 years. Now the task of the Hoogheemraadschap encompasses the purification...

Great Church or Sint Nicolaas Church

Monnickendam

The Great Church is the most image defining historical building that of Monnickendam. The Great Church is a three-halled church. The roofs of the three halls rest on the outer walls and on 24 pillars. The almost 10-meter-wide oak choir screen is one of...

Grote Kerk

Edam

This Great Church, of cathedral dimensions, is one of Edam's proudest possessions. Its latest restoration took as long as 18 years, being eventually completed in 1980. It is not known exactly when the church was founded, but it was definitely after the...

Grote Kerk Oosthuizen

Oosthuizen

No translation Een prachtige gotische kruiskerk uit 1518. Deze kerk met het fraaie kruisingstorentje met opengewerkte peerspits bepaalt al vijf eeuwen het silhouet van Oosthuizen.

Hekelhuisje met infopaneel Haring & Henneproute

Oost-graftdijk

Hekelhouse with Informationshields along the Haring & Henneproute (available at VVV Graft-De Rijp).

Hekelhuisje met infopaneel Haring & Henneproute

Oost-graftdijk

Hekelhouse with Informationshields along the Haring & Henneproute (available at VVV Graft-De Rijp).

Het Beroemde Huis

Broek In Waterland

No translation Op een unieke locatie vergaderen of brainstormen, dit kan in ´Het Beroemde Huis´ in Broek in Waterland. Deze locatie, gelegen in het historische dorp Broek in Waterland, bevat bijzondere 17e eeuwse interieurschilderingen....

The Burger orphanage

Purmerend

In 1661, an orphanage for poor children was built on the Koemarkt in Purmerend, and at the end of the 16th or start of the 17th century a town house was built on the spot where Wateringen cloisters previously stood. The town house served as a guesthouse,...

Het Damplein

Edam

No translation Het Damplein, aangelegd in 1585, is omsloten door het voormalig Raadhuis, het vroegere Postkantoor en de voormalige Botermarkt van datzelfde jaar. De huidige hal is een uit de 19de eeuw daterende houten...

Huis "de Meeuwen"

Edam

No translation Dit was oorspronkelijk een saai dijkhuis, waarin zich boven een café bevond. Begin 1900 kocht de heer Noothoven van Goor het gebouw. Deze man beweerde dat hij een bastaardzoon van koning Willem III was....

Inundation lock in the Southern Beemster ring dike

Zuidoostbeemster

De Inundation lock is part of the Stelling van Amsterdam and was laid by the War Department between 1890 and 1891. The lock was the key point in the reclamation of De Beemster and was set up with the purpose of “inundation of the polder De Beemster"....

Julianastraat 9 – Timber-framed house

Purmerend

This wooden villa was built in 1920 by F. Abel for a Mr. D. Kooiman, the then mayor of Purmerend. The building stands on its own on a lot on the Julianastraat and is a so-called Block house, that at that time were delivered as a construction package....

Kaaspakhuis de Koophandel

Edam

This traditional Dutch cheese warehouse is located along a picturesque canal in Edam and is owned by Gestam, a company that exports cheeses to several corners of the globe. Since 1916, it's been used to help mature various types of cheese. They offer...

Katwoude Windmill

Katwoude

Visit a working windmill near Amsterdam.

Kerk Kwadijk

Kwadijk

No translation De Stichting Oude Hollandse Kerken kreeg in 1982 de kerk in bezit. De bouwkundige staat van de Kwadijker kerk was inmiddels zodanig verslechterd dat een algehele restauratie noodzakelijk was. Dankzij deze...

Kerk Stompe Toren

Stompetoren

No translation In 1662, bijna 30 jaar na het droogvaleen van de Schermer, werd door het polderbestuur besloten een kerk te bouwen. De bouw van de kerk heeft geduurd van 1662 tot 1664. De toren kreeg volgens het ontwerp...

Kerk Stompe Toren

Stompetoren

No translation In 1662, bijna 30 jaar na het droogvaleen van de Schermer, werd door het polderbestuur besloten een kerk te bouwen. De bouw van de kerk heeft geduurd van 1662 tot 1664. De toren kreeg volgens het ontwerp...

Kerk van Beets

Beets Nh

No translation De vijftiende-eeuwse dorpskerk van Beets is een bezoek meer dan waard.

Kerkje Middelie

Middelie

No translation Het kerkje van Middelie wordt beheerd door Stichting Kerkje van Middelie met als doel om de enige kerk van Middelie een blijvende plaats in het dorp te laten innemen voor een multifunctioneel gebruik....

Kijkhuisje Sijtje Boes

Marken

No translation Bij de haven van Marken staat het Kijkhuisje Sijtje Boes, een folkloristische en legendarische figuur die naar verluidt van Marken een toeristische trekpleister maakte door haar ‘kijkhuisje’ en ‘souvenirwinkeltje’. Ruim...

Kwakelbrug

Edam

At the well-known KWAKEL-BRUG you can find an unforgettable view of the old wharf, the piece of water called "Boeren verdriet" (Farmers' Lament - because their barges often got stuck there) and, of course, the Carillon.

Lutheran Church

Purmerend

This church was built by Purmerend’s city architect P. Mager, during an eclectic movement between 1878 and 1880; it replaced an earlier church dating from 1712. On the top of the tower there is a weather vane in the form of a swan, typical of Evangelical-Lutheran...

Lutherse Kerk

Edam

No translation De huidige Lutherse kerk kwam in 1740 gereed op de plaats van het in 1400 gestichte Gasthuis van de Heilige Geest. De grond werd geschonken door het stadsbestuur en door een collecte in de Amsterdamse...

Meel kopen bij molen De Nachtegaal

Middenbeemster

No translation Bak je ook graag je eigen brood en gebruik je daarvoor ambachtelijk gemalen meel? Dan hebben we goed nieuws voor je. Vanaf heden kun je iedere zaterdag, tijdens de openingstijden van De Nachtegaal, meel...

Menningweermill

Grootschermer

The Menningweermill in Grootschermer was built in 1888. It's a typical Dutch poldermill built to replace a mill that was lost in a fire earlier that year. The Menningweermill is not open to visit.

Mill in Zuidschermer - Poldermolen K

Zuidschermer

This mill was built in 1635 and in 1645 in one piece moved for about 10 meters. This mill is not open to visit since it is being used as a house.

Objects belonging to Fort Marken-Binnen

Markenbinnen

This object is part of the 'Stelling of Amsterdam', a defensive line around Amsterdam being made between 1880 en 1920.

Objects belonging to Fort Marken-Binnen

Markenbinnen

This object is part of the 'Stelling of Amsterdam', a defensive line around Amsterdam being made between 1880 en 1920.

Old townhall Grootschermer

Grootschermer

The old Townhall of Grootschermer (Raadhuis) will be open to visitors from May 1st until September 30th during the weekends from 12.00-17.00 hrs. Also open to visit at Kingsday (April 27th) and October 8th.

Oudste Houten Huis

Edam

The Oudste Houten Huis is a house in Edam, a town located north of Amsterdam. It was built in the 16th century and both its façade and shutters are almost entirely original.

Places to be visited: Townhall Graft dated 1613

Graft

This beautiful Dutch Renaissance town hall is currently under the management of the Museum In 't Houten Huis in De Rijp where more information can be obtained regarding opening hours and various exhibitions held yearly, or visit the website of the museum...

Post and telegraph office, later secretariat

Middenbeemster

In 1916 Middenbeemster got a modern post office, designed by architect J. Molenaar Jr. As early as 1923 it was given a different function and became the municipal secretariat.

Procureurswoning

Broek In Waterland

Procureurswoning is a "Rijksmonument" located in Broek in Waterland, a town north of Amsterdam. The house was originally built in 1775 and was restored in its original style in 1980.

Proveniershof

Edam

The Proveniershof or Proeve is an group of alms houses set up in 1555 bij Jan Claeszoon Brouwer on the site of the houses of the Beguines, a sisterhood of nurses. The two wings of the building date mostly from the 17th century, although at a later date...

R.C. Church H.H. Nicolaas en Antonius

Monnickendam

This R.C. church is neo-Gothic style church with towers. The organ was built in 1912 by Jos H. Vermeulen. The inside of the church is open to visitors from June to August.

R.K. kerk van St. Nicolaas

Edam

A typical Church in the style 'Waterstaat'(1847) emerged from a hidden chapel , which believers leeway in the time that the confession of the Catholic religion was prohibited officeel .

Town Hall Graft

Graft

Town Hall Graft annex Museum in 't Houten huis was built in renaissance style in 1613. Throughout the year there are small exhibitions and downstairs you can watch the videoprogramme 'The history of Graft'.

Town Hall Graft

Graft

Town Hall Graft annex Museum in 't Houten huis was built in renaissance style in 1613. Throughout the year there are small exhibitions and downstairs you can watch the videoprogramme 'The history of Graft'.

Raadhuis de Rijp

De Rijp

Townhall and weighing house - designed and built by Jan Adrsz. Leeghwater in 1630 can be visited by a guide only. For that purpose an arrangement through the Tourist Office is necessary, groups only.  On the groundfloor the tourist Office is situated. A...

Raadhuis de Rijp

De Rijp

Townhall and weighing house - designed and built by Jan Adrsz. Leeghwater in 1630 can be visited by a guide only. For that purpose an arrangement through the Tourist Office is necessary, groups only.  On the groundfloor the tourist Office is situated. A...

Townhall Graft

Graft

A unique, monumental building for meetings, marriages and receptions.

Townhall and weighing house De Rijp dated 1630

De Rijp

A unique monumental location for weddings, meetings, presentations and receptions.

Townhall and weighing house De Rijp dated 1630

De Rijp

A unique monumental location for weddings, meetings, presentations and receptions.

Roman Catholic church Joannes de Doper

Westbeemster

This church, dedicated to John the Baptist, was designed by H. Bijvoets and built in 1878-1879. The design of the vicarage is also his. The building style is Neo Gothic. After the adoption of the Constitution of 1848, that among other things, guaranteed...

Rustenhove

Middenbeemster

Rustenhove was built in 1786 as a mansion on the site of a vanished homestead. The beautiful cast iron port and the arch bridge date from the same period.

Scheepswerf Groot b.v.

Edam

The 'scheepswerf met helling' is a very old ship wharf wich still repairs the traditional ships.

Schermer Bovenmolen E

Stompetoren

No translation Deze Noordhollandse poldermolen is gebouwd in 1635.

Schermer Bovenmolen G

Stompetoren

No translation Deze Noordhollandse poldermolen is gebouwd in 1633.

Schermer Molen D

Stompetoren

No translation Deze Noordhollandse poldermolen is gebouwd in 1635.

Schermer Molen E

Stompetoren

No translation Deze Noordhollandse poldermolen is gebouwd in 1635.

Schermer Molen M

Stompetoren

No translation Deze Noordhollandse poldermolen is gebouwd in 1635.

Schermer Ondermolen C

Stompetoren

No translation Deze Noordhollandse poldermolen is gebouwd in 1635.

Schermer Ondermolen K

Stompetoren

No translation Deze Noordhollandse poldermolen is gebouwd in 1634.

Schermer Ondermolen O

Stompetoren

No translation Deze Noordhollandse poldermolen is gebouwd in 1634.

Schermer Poldermolen K

Stompetoren

No translation Deze Noordhollandse poldermolen is gebouwd in 1635.

Schermer Poldermolen O

Stompetoren

No translation Deze Noordhollandse poldermolen is gebouwd in 1635.

Smederij Middenbeemster

Middenbeemster

No translation In de oude smederij in Middenbeemster wordt het vuur elke laatste vrijdag van de maand hoog opgestookt en wordt er aan siersmeedwerk gewerkt. Juli gesloten.

Speeltoren

Edam

There are records of a Church, formerly called the Church of Our Dear Lady, on this site since 1350 and the tower itself dates from the 15th and 16th centuries.

Strijkmolen I

Oterleek

No translation Deze Noordhollandse poldermolen is gebouwd in 1864 en gerestaureerd in 1995.

Strijkmolen K

Oterleek

No translation Deze Noordhollandse poldermolen is gebouwd in 1631. De molen zal waarschijnlijk in 1998 weer draaivaardig zijn.

Strijkmolen L

Oterleek

No translation Deze Noordhollandse poldermolen is gebouwd in 1631 en de molen wordt momenteel gerestaureerd.

Tweeling Huisjes

Edam

The Tweeling Huisjes (literally, `twin houses') are two houses located in historic Edam. The houses offer an excellent example of twin gables and are unique in that they share one internal wooden framework. The beams cross right through the dividing...

Voormalig postkantoor

Edam

No translation Het gebouw is ontworpen door C.H. Peters, de rijksbouwmeester die verantwoordelijk is voor o.a. het hoodpostkantoor van Amsterdam(nu Magna Plaza). Hij was een vertegenwoordiger van de eclectische bouwstijl(je...

Voormalig Raadhuis

Edam

Voormalig Raadhuis is a tourist information centre and museum located in Edam. Head here for information about the town and the surrounding region, in addition to exhibits on the first floor.

Wandeling rond Fort Spijkerboor

Westbeemster

No translation Rondom het fort, buiten de gracht, heeft Natuurmonumenten een natuurwandeling uitgezet. De natuur wordt op een zorgvuldige wijze beheerd en in bescheiden mate ontwikkeld. Het fort zelf heeft een afgesloten...

Waterlands Museum de Speeltoren

Monnickendam

No translation Een speels museum vol verhalen in Monnickendam. In het Waterlandsmuseum de Speeltoren valt veel te ontdekken. Zie hoe het Waterlandse landschap is ontstaan, kom meer te weten over de rijke historie van...

Weigh-bridge

Westbeemster

The beautifully restored weigh-bridge was built in the summer of 1952 by the Cooperative Sugar Factory, 'Puttershoek' to weigh sugar beet. Sugar beet grown in De Beemster was loaded onto farm vehicles, weight on the weigh bridge and then transported to...

Zeesluis

Edam

No translation Op de plaats waar vroeger de sassluis was, is de zeesluis gebouwd, oorspronkelijk met een vijf stel deuren welke allen met de hand bediend werden. Ook van die tijd(1829) dateert de markante sluiswachterswoning....

Zuidpoldermolen

Edam

Zuidpoldermolen is a windmill that dates back to the 17th century. It can be found in Edam, a town north of Amsterdam.