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De Bisschopsmolen

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Unusual to see a waterwheel and grinding stone in a city

Without our walking tour guide, we would have missed seeing the Bishop's Mill. It's a bakery and... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2019
Vancouver, Canada
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Beautiful working water mill definitely worth a visit. Goes back to 11th century. Tucked in a side... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Stenenbrug 3, 6211 HP Maastricht, The Netherlands
+31 43 327 0613
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful working water mill definitely worth a visit. Goes back to 11th century. Tucked in a side alley but can be seen from the main access road.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank erickosa
Reviewed July 29, 2019

Supports spelt grinding operation in Maastricht. This waterwheel has been operational since the Middle Ages

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank bernardo550
Reviewed July 28, 2019

You can see the huge wheel turning outside the cafe and shop. The food they serve is really fresh and tasty (with vegan options available too) and the bread and vlaai (local fruit tart) they sell are absolutely wonderful. The ingredients are clearly displayed in...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Kath H
Reviewed July 24, 2019 via mobile

Great little bakery with the last working watermill in the netherlands. Lovely staff. When we left there an hour later i realised i left my bag of cheese that i bought for gifts back home. I went back to the place thinking that i wouldnt...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Carol M
Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

A cute water feature in the heart of town. It can be easily missed but definitely worth visiting. Relaxing spot.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank MariellaF884
Reviewed July 9, 2019

Struggled to find the Bisschopsmolen on a Sunday morning as it is only marked by a very small sign and there is nothing to point you in the right direction! We were stood only a few meters from the building looking down the street and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019

Saturday morning we decided to explore the city of Maastricht, trying to find the ANWB plaques giving us the information about what we were looking at, on our route we found the working Watermill, this was a real gem so we decided to take break...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Peterorz
Reviewed July 6, 2019

Tucked away as part of a city trek this really was a gem. Really calming and so beautiful. Find it and spend a moment going back in time

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank GrahamP113
Reviewed June 11, 2019

Followed the official walk around and this was a beautiful spot. Was very peaceful there and returned on our various walks.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Sandra P
Reviewed June 5, 2019

Without our walking tour guide, we would have missed seeing the Bishop's Mill. It's a bakery and cafe located in a historic mill building at Stenenbrug 3, but the attraction, for us, was seeing the waterwheel behind the building. Outside on the small creek (Jeker)...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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May 26, 2018|
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According to Google map, 15-20 minutes via private car or taxi, 30-45 minutes via bus.