Zaanse Schans

Plan your trip to the world famous windmills of the Zaanse Schans along the Zaan River.

Windmills at Zaanse Schans
Things to See and Do

Tour the Zaanse Schans Windmills in The Netherlands

Zaanse Schans is an open-air conservation area and museum located on the bank of the river Zaan in Zaandam, near …

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Windmill de Koker in Wormer
Things to See and Do

The Other Zaandam Windmills – well worth your visit!

Table of Contents   When people think of the Netherlands, they think of tulips, cheese, and the Iconic windmills, with …

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De Hercules American Windmill
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American Windmill De Herkules

De Herkules Windmill is a historic site in Zaanstad that tells the story of water management and preservation. It is …

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Enterance to the Zaanse Schans
Zaanse Schans

Parking at Zaanse Schans

Depending on the day and weather the Zaanse Schans can be very, busy, and paid parking is limited. It is …

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Zaanse Schans
Zaanse Schans

Zaanse Schans – How to Get There

The Zaanse Schans is easy to reach, coming directly from Amsterdam or Schiphol. If you are visiting on a summer …

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Zaanse Schans opening times
Zaanse Schans

Zaanse Schans – Opening Times

While the Zaanse Schans is not gated and you can walk through the paths at an time, it remains a …

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