The Schokland Museum

This museum occupies the former island church and its outbuildings. It evokes the region's medieval past through the archeological discoveries made during the construction work, the island's population in prehistoric times and its geological evolution. Behind the rectory, you will see part of the wooden paling that protected the island from attacks from the sea. Two upright grave markers built into the walls of the church and rectory show how high the water came during different periods of flooding.

Useful information


Middelbuurt 3, 8307 RR Ens


+31 527 760 630


6 € (-11 years old 4 €)

Opening hours

Jul-Aug: 10am-5pm; Apr-Jun and Sep-Oct: daily except Mon 11am-5pm; Nov-Mar: Fri-Sun 11am-5pm

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