Things to see and do - Zaandam
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This industrial town located on the Zaan has been served since 1876 by the North Sea canal (Noordzeekanaal).
Tourist attractions Zaandam : Things to see and do
NL - Zaandam
Historically an industrial mill district (with around 600 in operation in 1760). The developments in woodworking brought about by sawmills meant huge leaps forward in shipbuilding. Many mills still remain. Sitting atop huge storerooms, most were invo..
Krimp 23 NL - 1506 AA Zaandam
The tsar lived incognito in this house when he was apprenticed to a shipbuilder in 1697. The wooden house has been enclosed within a brick building since 1895, a gift of Nicolas II.
Museumlaan 18 NL - 1831 OP Koog aan de Zaan
This museum is located in a pretty park. It features various scale models, tools, documents and engravings dating from the 17C to the 19C. A map shows the locations of the 1000 windmills which still exist in the Netherlands. In 1850, there were about..
Grenehout 22 NL - 1507 EB Zaandam
Located a 3-minute walk from Zaandam’s train station, BEST WESTERN Zaan Inn offers bright rooms with a modern décor. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel. The spacious rooms are fitted with a seating area, a work desk and a flat-screen TV. ..
Kalverringdijk 17-21 NL - 1509 BT Zaandam
Prix Prices from : 112 €
Heerlijck Slaapen is set amidst the monumental windmills of the Zaanse Schans national park. It offers classically styled rooms with modern amenities such as free Wi-Fi and flat-screen TV. From their rooms, guests can enjoy views of the park and the..
Pieter Lieftinckweg 10 NL - 1505 HX ZAANDAM
Prix Prices from : 42 €
ibis budget Amsterdam Zaandam: the perfect base for a working trip or city break. The fresh colors, new design and open-plan layout of the rooms all lend an air of hospitality. The hotel offers private parking free of charge. Just two minutes from th..
Hoogstraat 4 NL - 1541 KX Koog aan de Zaan
This restaurant's double tiled fireplace with sweeping hatch and wooden floor are evidence of its historic past (the property dates from 1616), although it has also been renovated to create a more modern feel. It serves generous sized portions of dis..
Provincialeweg 102 NL - 1506 MD Zaandam
Kalverringdijk 15 NL - 1509 BT Zaandam
Former 18C orphanage in a lovely 'museum-village', now a restaurant serving up-to-date cuisine in a chic and sophisticated décor. Waterside terrace. A small number of simpler dishes available in the brasserie.
Wibautstraat 278 NL - 1505 HR Zaandam