The Narrenmühle in Viersen-Dülken on the Lower Rhine is a historic windmill from 1809 that is well worth seeing.

Today there is a jester museum in the lower part of the mill. The upper part is used as the meeting room of the Dülken Narrenakademie. It is one of the most beautiful mills on the Lower Rhine.


Windmill Narrenmühle Duelken

Windmill Narrenmühle Duelken

Info & Notes :

Built : The former Holtz’sche grain windmill is now called Narrenmühle and has been in the Dülken district since 1809. It has been administered by the Fools Academy since 1950.

Opening times: See Homepage

Specials : Guided tours by appointment – the Narrenmuseum opens on Sundays from May to September

Historic mills on the Lower Rhine:

Windmill Narrenmühle Duelken

Location : Waldnielerstr. 53c, 41751 Viersen-Dülken
Internet :

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

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

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