Windmills

This region has numerous windmills with wonderful names like De Liefde, Goliath, De Hoop, Aeolus or Grote Geert. The mills had various functions, such as the corn and hulling mills, sawmills and polder mills.

Groningen Mill weekend
Every year, the Groningen Mill Weekend takes place in the 1st/2nd week of June. Over 70 mills and their millers are ready to welcome you. A unique opportunity to see inside one of Groningen’s windmills. More info...

Mill route
A lovely 28 kilometre route passing six windmills. The route starts at corn and hulling mill De Liefde. For more information and detailed directions.