The millers at work

The Traanroeier is still grinding grain. This afternoon, the millers are at work in the centuries-old mill. They lubricate the gears, place the vanes in the wind and let the windmill do the heavy work. With wind energy, the millstones are driven and the heavy bags of wheat and flour are hoisted. It’s such an ingenious technique, three centuries old! The millers like to talk about their exceptional craft.

More to discover

Subscribe to our (Dutch) newsletter
What do we use your data for?
Follow us

#kaapskil on social media

Vissersstraatje in het openluchtmuseum van Kaap Skil
Schepen van maritieme maquette bij Museum Kaap Skil
Deur van molen in openluchtmuseum van Museum Kaap Skil
Touwslagers in openluchtmuseum van Museum Kaap Skil
Vissershuisje in Museum Kaap Skil
Hoofdgebouw Museum Kaap Skil