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Spakenburg Windmill

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Still working Windmill

Really friendly people working there, this old mill still working and it is a grain windmill, you... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
Kimo K
Cairo, Egypt
Working Windmill

We had planned this prior to heading along to the market in Sprakenburg on a Saturday morning... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2018
Kim M
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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“flour”(3 reviews)
“restaurant”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed August 15, 2018

Really friendly people working there, this old mill still working and it is a grain windmill, you can buy flour from this place. The restaurant there is a very nice one. they have many kind of flour such as corn, wheat...etc.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kimo K
Reviewed July 7, 2018

We had planned this prior to heading along to the market in Sprakenburg on a Saturday morning. Really friendly people working there. You have steep steps to come up and down but it's worth it!! You,could buy the different flours that are ground here. We...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Kim M
Reviewed October 5, 2016

It is a "grain" windmill. It's still working and you can buy the flour from this place. They have many kind of flour such corn, wheat, buckwheat, spelt, semolina, flour for making brownie, natural etc. Very friendly people who work there and they give you...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Solodam J
Reviewed November 16, 2015

This old mill, with restaurant is a perfect place to visit. On the wednesday and saturday the mill is working. Tradional skills are needed to handle the complexity of windmill. Several enthousiastic -profesionnal- volunteers run the mill as in the "old days". Also on these...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Peter V
Reviewed September 20, 2015

We were very surprised at how pretty Spakenberg is, especially around the windmill. Sadly the mill was not open (open on Wednesday, apparently). Very nice cafe attached though.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank corrie_clan
Reviewed August 30, 2015

The windmill in Spakenburg is a typical Dutch feature. Although many mills were used to keep the lands dry, this one is to grind corn etc. into flour. You can buy this at the mill too. How bio/eco-friendly does it get?! The mill itself is...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank tawv
Reviewed October 21, 2014

We spent a week over de emmhoff and just cheacked trip advisor "neer me now" . It was amazing day trip there, tge mill is in great condition and the men in there agrred to let us climb up the mill. They open every saturday...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Liorlev
Reviewed September 16, 2014

Working windmill, operational every tuesday and Saturday. Free access, nice to have a look around. comb ined with a restaurant with an amazing view, good food and affordable prices. Good parking, easy to find, perfect for a business lunch.

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank Peter V
Reviewed October 24, 2013

This is a working mill and the staff were more than happy to chat and explain anything you wanted to know, very proud of their facility. You can explore all areas which in UK I suspect would be H&S cordoned off so if young child...More

Date of experience: September 2013
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