In the 15th century, a former fortress tower in Zons on the Rhine was converted into a town mill, which was in operation until around 1909 and is now a listed building.

Today the mill can be visited. From the gallery you also have a good view of the surrounding area.


City Windmill Zons

City Windmill Zons

Info & Notes :

Built : The mill was built on the walls of a watchtower and defense tower from the 14th century and was first mentioned in a document in 1458. Today it can be viewed during the season.

Opening times: See Homepage

Specials : The medieval town center of Zons is well worth seeing. Continue reading…

Historic mills on the Lower Rhine:

City Windmill Zons

Location : Mühlenstraße, 41541 Dormagen-Zons
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This map shows some historic mills in the region of the Lower Rhine, some of these are still working and you can visting.

Historic Mills

Historic Buildings

You will find numerous historic building in the region of the Lower Rhine. For example castles, churches, mills and more.

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