| Enlarged photos, information panels and original fishing tackle recall scenes in Monnickendam from olden times. Museum De Speeltoren has a separate exhibition on the history of its fish smoking. And in what used to be the fish market you can now discover, through image and sound, a fish’s journey from early morning unloading, smoking and finally to being sold. |
Visitors can watch demonstrations of old crafts such as making fishing nets and baskets, then try these out for themselves.
Sailing boats lie moored at the ready for a short trip across the water. To complete the experience there are actors to perform typical feast-day activities of the times.