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The Sloten Windmill

Discover the only functioning windmill in Amsterdam, open to the public on a daily basis.

Start guided tours:

  • 11.00 h
  • 12.00 h
  • 13.00 h
  • 14.00 h
  • 15.00 h
  • 16.00 h

It is a draining windmill, dating from 1847. It controls the water level in the western part of Amsterdam, 2 meters below sea level.

Easy to reach by  tram 1, stop Baden Powellweg, (go left to the circuit, then go right) or tram 2 (end of the line) or bus 195 (stop Langsom).

Akersluis 10, 1066 EZ Amsterdam, Tel: +31 (0)20 66 90 412

Opening hours: Open every day from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Last tour 4.30 p.m. (Closed January 1, April 27, December 25 and 26).


The Secret of Amsterdam


There are many reasons to visit the mill of Sloten. Professional tours, the Kuiperij Museum, Rembrandt and much, much more. .

Laatste Rembrandt rondleiding

Explore our mill, fun and educational for young and old

Available soon: Combiticket

Molen en bier

Guided tour of the Sloten Windmill + Guided tour of the brewery De 7 Deugden + Tasting of 3 beers

More info and reservations…..