The windmill of Wijk bij Duurstede

The windmill of Wijk bij Duurstede

The old port and the windmill of Wijk bij Duurstede

The old port and the windmill of Wijk bij Duurstede

Windmill 'Rijn en Lek'

Windmill 'Rijn en Lek'

The windmill Rijn en Lek, on the Dijkstraat street in Wijk bij Duurstede, province Utrecht, is built right on top of the city gate – unique in Holland! The windmill was built in the 17th century, the city gate is even older, it dates from the 14th century

The mill, a gristmill, is in use and open to the public in the afternoon in most weekends. Admission is free, but donations are welcome. For details visit their website (in Dutch).

Wijk bij Duurstede has a direct bus connection with Utrecht and Amersfoort.

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