LASR.net Homepage




Menu

Authentic Dutch Windmill


category : Historic Buildings
Authentic Dutch Windmill Fulton's authentic Dutch windmill, "De Immigrant", was prefabricated in the Netherlands and erected by Dutch craftsmen. The windmill sits on the flood control dike right in the heart of the city.

The windmill is fully operational. The entire head (or cap) can turn and the sails move by wind power. The mill is also fully functional with a set of blue basalt millstones that can produce a variety of flours. Stone-ground buckwheat, corn, rye, and wheat flours are all manufactured at "De Immigrant" and are for sale in the gift shop.


Admission: Free
Hours: June-Labor Day: M-Sa, 10am-5pm; Su, 1-5pm. Sept: M-F, 10am-3pm, Sa, 10am-5pm, Su, 1-5pm. May & Oct. Sa, 10am-5pm. Su, 1-5pm. Closed major holidays
Address: 10th Ave. & 1st St.
Phone: 815-589-4545
Our Email: chamber@cityoffulton.us
Our Website:www.cityoffulton.us/windmill.php

Come visit us in Fulton, Illinois

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Martin House Museum

The Fulton Historical Society is located in this Cival War-era home donated to the city by Mr. & Mrs. Leonard Martin. Stained Glass Windows Walnut bench seating Walnut Staircase Fulton Memorabilia Collection - including items made by Fulton Patent Novelty Lincoln Highway Room

Fulton, IL Museums

Authentic Dutch Windmill

Fulton's authentic Dutch windmill, "De Immigrant", was prefabricated in the Netherlands and erected by Dutch craftsmen. The windmill sits on the flood control dike right in the heart of the city. The windmill is fully operational. The entire head (or cap)

Fulton, IL Historic Buildings


Heritage Canyon

Heritage Canyon is a 12-acre quarry that houses a restored and furnished mid-1800's settlement with paths through wooded hillsides, a church, a one room school house, a doctor's office, swinging bridge and much more. A must see!

Fulton, IL Museums


Things to do Historic Buildings near Fulton, IL

Lena Water Tower

Built in 1896 and 100 years later, the Lena Water Tower was placed on the National Register of Historic Structures. Th...

Community Building Complex of Boone County

Built in 1939, this building has been preserved, renovated and improved with modern handicapped restrooms, elevator, catering...

Old Stockade on the Cobblestone Street

See and hear of Galena's earliest Indian trader and how his building served Galena since the mid-1820s, through the Blackhawk...