Windmills at the Zaanse Schans
The Zaanse Schans is an open-air museum that’s fun for all ages. Open year round, Zaans Schans is a free outdoor park with a collection of historical windmills. While the Zaanse Schans can be visited any time of year, the majority of the windmills are open to visitors from April to October. Besides windmills, you can also visit the souvenir shops, see clogs being made or visit a cheese farm near the Zaanse Schans.
Looking out over the Zaan
Climb the exciting narrow stairs to the mill deck for a beautiful view and see how the industry has developed in the wider area.