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Molen de Roos

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Last mill standing...

Molen de Roos is the last mill standing in Delft! It dates back to 1678 and it is still in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dimitris L
Sydney, Australia
Nice place to visit

A bit of a steep climb to go up to the top, but the staff are wonderful and you really see how the... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2018
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Without a doubt this was one of the highlights of my trip to Delft - the chance to see a working windmill. I couldn't believe my luck as I got there as the windmill blades were flying around and the mill was working full tilt....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed 2 days ago

Molen de Roos is the last mill standing in Delft! It dates back to 1678 and it is still in business. It has not actually worked non-stop since then, but it has undergone some renovation works in recent years and is now functioning. Apparently you...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a highlight of our trip to France, Belgium and the Netherlands. A fantastic real working windmill. We saw LOTs of windmills, new and old, on our trip, but this was the only old one working. And not only turning, but you can go...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank cardinal5
Reviewed December 2, 2018

What an asset, this old mill, near the centre of the historic city of Delft. This working windmill allows visitors to climb up the steep stairs to the several floors above to watch the milling process and to buy freshly ground flour. (I bought a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rae F
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Molen de Roos or The Rose Windmill Delft The Netherlands is the last one standing a working mill of that is one of 15 that were once in Delft.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed October 22, 2018

A bit of a steep climb to go up to the top, but the staff are wonderful and you really see how the windmills work.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank michaelbD396QA
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Got to climb up a working windmill. The operators were very nice and gave us a lot of details on how the windmill works. Climbing up is more ladders than stairs but its not difficult.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Andyo5180
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

An amazing hidden gem! We stumbled upon this by accident and were blown away! Free entry but we were very willing to.put a contribution into the donation box. Herman the miller is so friendly and informative and the to see a working windmill is amazing....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank G3Queen
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Very interesting really operating mill.Reccomend to visit , especcially interesting to children.Helpfull caring staff ,explainning all about the place and process

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BorisS1595
Reviewed June 17, 2018

This is an unexpected gem while in Delft. Towering over the street, it is a great photo opportunity. It is also working windmill and quite attractive.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Glen U
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