Zaanse Schans


Zaanse Schans is an open air museum with functioning windmills replicating a Dutch village from the 18th & 19th centuries

The Windmills of Zaanse Schans

Zaanse Schans

Windmills of Zaanse Schans

Het Jonge Schaap (The young sheep) Sawmill

De Gekroonde Poelenburg (The Crowned Poelenburg) Sawmill

De Zoeker (The Seeker) Oil Mill

De Zoeker built in 1672

De Zoeker

Linseed oil made the traditional way

Massive millstones crush the seeds

Mechanism made from Wood

Orange sail against a deep blue sky

De Hadel (The Meadow) miniature Windmill

Baby tomatoes on a hedge at the windmills

Farm house in Zaanse Schans

Zaanse Schans
・   ・   ・