Brüggen watermill is a water mill from the 13th century, the blades of which are driven by the Schwalm River.
Today there is a restaurant in the former oil and grain mill. The “Alte Brüggener Mühle” café-restaurant, like the mill, is located in the middle of the Maas-Schwalm-Nette nature reserve., And is an ideal starting point or stop for hiking and cycling in the region.
Info & Notes :
Built : In operation from 1289 to around 1955. In 1975 converted into a restaurant. Nevertheless, the old grinders of this oil and grain mill can be visited today.
Opening times: See Homepage
Specials : The watermill’s 36 paddle wheels still turn today.
Historic mills on the Lower Rhine:
Location : Brüggener Str. 13, Brüggen
Internet : http://www.altebrueggenermuehle.de/
This map shows some historic mills in the region of the Lower Rhine, some of these are still working and you can visting.