There are many musea on Ameland. Culture, history, maritime and a lighthouse. There is something for everybody.
An impressive appearance on the island is the lighthouse, built in 1880 of cast iron and 55 metres high.
In the Nature centre visitors spectacularly meet nature and Ameland's fascinating natural processes.
Maritime centre Abraham Fock
Navigate through the centre and through time using stars, compass and coast lines. Participate in a real rescue operation, experience history in the old Commission room and witness special (captains') stories.
Cultural-historical museum Sorgdrager
When you live isolated on an island for centuries, like the people from Ameland, a culture in its own right develops.
Agriculture-Beachcomber museum Swartwoude
It seems romantic, but in fact it was a struggle for existence; the life of farmers on the Ameland of the past.
Corn- and mustard mill De Verwachting
Rack mill 'De Verwachting' is on the place where the old corn mill 'De Verwachting' used to be from 1840 til 1949. The rack mill was rebuilt in 1988.
Corn and oil mill De Phenix
Corn and oil mill De “Phenix” is an old mill that still works perfectly, thanks to a thorough renovation.
Around 1913 in all four villages of Wadden island Ameland small fire hose houses appeared. These small houses served as a depot for fire hoses.
Nobels Nostalgic Museum
On a beautiful place behind the branch of Bike rental Nobel in Ballum the beautiful collection of Tjeerd Nobel is displayed.