The battle against the water, the glorious past of the VOC and the location in the tip of Noord-Holland have come together to form a unique collection of landmarks and museums. In Medemblik past and present come together like nowhere else.
How do steam engines work? How do you bake the most delicious cookies? How did people used to live, threatened by the water? For young and adult explorers.
The West-Frisian dialect is officially protected since 2018. What else does Medemblik have to offer in terms of valuable cultural and historic heritage?
Churches symbolize a religious past. Most of them still carry this function. But their architecture and decoration are quite special too.
What is the Netherlands without its windmills? They are still operational in Medemblik. The millers are keen to tell you about their mill and its history.
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