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Windmill Cultural Learning Center

A nice little stop filled with scaled miniatures of different types of windmills used throughout... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Dk C
Rock Island, Illinois
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Worth the visit. See review of de Immigrant Windmill. Several types of windmill models from... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2018
Columbus, Ohio
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Reviewed September 10, 2018

A nice little stop filled with scaled miniatures of different types of windmills used throughout history. Guides are very eager to show you the workings and answer any questions. A portion of the building is used for an activity center for school groups and tours...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dk C
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Worth the visit. See review of de Immigrant Windmill. Several types of windmill models from different countries. Someone will show you how they work. Several are electrically powered so you can see how they work. Educational as well as you can see where around the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 5, 2018

A wonderful free exhibit of working scaled windmills that were built by one man in his basement and donated to the center. The volunteers will give you a tour and some of the windmills are working models. The story about the builder of the models...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mitch M
Reviewed May 25, 2018

We were fortunate enough to be in town when a guest lecturer was speaking about Spencer Tracy and Katherine Hepburn. A very good presentation with the only drawback being the ability to hear the presenter at different points because his mike wasn't working and the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank TheOldHacker
Reviewed November 5, 2017

While listed as a separate attraction and it is across the street from the windmill, they should be considered as one. They have a great collection of replica windmills from Holland and experienced staff who give guided talks. For sale you will fine lots of...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

They have monthly speakers and a wonderful gift shop. The sell different flours ground at the De Immigrant Windmill. The Millers run the the center.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Edwin R
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

This was a very interesting place. Like the fact when a lady showed us the different windmills and showed with a press of a button how 3 windmills operate.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Judith M
Reviewed August 19, 2017

An authentic working Dutch windmill with tours and explanations of how the Mill works. the Cultural Center across the street has an awesome collection of handmade working windmills with guides to explain the differences between each one.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank jwyblf
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Fascinating little museum packed with information and miniature windmills. The staff there are very knowledgeable and enjoy sharing with you!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Hturtle333
Reviewed June 23, 2017

Seven or eight handmade working models of different kinds of windmills are on display. One can see how the gears of the windmill operated the milling. An informative video is available.

Date of experience: June 2017
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