World Heritage D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station
World Heritage D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station
World Heritage D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station
World Heritage D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station
World Heritage D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station
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World Heritage D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station - Lemmer

N 52.8466898 / E 5.679305

D.F. Wouda pumping station has been a UNESCO World Heritage since 1998 and is the largest operating steam pumping station in the world. When the water is high, it always ensures dry feet for the Frisians. Queen Wilhelmina opened the D.F. Wouda pumping station in 1920, and Wetterskip Fryslân owns it. Since 2011 you can dive into the masterful world of steam power, water management and architecture in the visitor centre next to the pumping station. Download the free Wouda pumping station 360° app and experience this magnificent steam pumping station in virtual reality! Experience how steam technology works and why controlling the water is so necessary in Friesland and worldwide.

World Heritage D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station
World Heritage D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station
World Heritage D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station
World Heritage D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station
World Heritage D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station

World Heritage D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station
Gemaalweg 1a
8531 PS Lemmer

Contact details
T: +31514561814
E: info@woudagemaal.nl

Opening hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 17:00
Thursday 10:00 - 17:00
Friday 10:00 - 17:00
Saturday 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday 13:00 - 17:00

In the months July and August Wouda Steam Pumping Station is also opened on Monday from 10.00 - 17.00 hours. Check the website for exceptions to the opening hours. Want to learn more about UNESCO World Heritage? Visit https://www.werelderfgoed.nl/en

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