More about Schiedam
The city of Schiedam has a rich and interesting history.
You’ll find the six highest windmills in the world in Schiedam.
As well as the Jenever Museum, where you can learn about the city’s connection with this unique spirit, there are a number of other museums worth visiting, such as the Stedelijk Museum for modern and contemporary art, and the Museummolen de Nieuwe Palmboom, where you’ll learn the history of these giant windmills.
It’s also home to some wonderful boutique shopping for coffee, chocolate, vintage, and old-style Dutch sweets, to name just a few.
Then there are the canals which provide a wonderful way to explore the city by ‘fluisterboot’ (boat).
The Schiedam tourist board has many tourist information points dotted throughout the city and a great website where you can read more about all there is to see and do.