A history containing a period of 100 years of living and working in the beautiful water village of Giethoorn has been kept (saved) for the descendants and other interested people. The Oude Maat Uus is a museum farm, which is allowing the visitors to discover the meaning of a farmer's life around 1900 as well as the historical development of the area during that period. Moreover there are expositions of practicing ancient trades and handicrafts like peat stabbing, building "punter"-boats and reed covering.
In the centre of the picturesque town of Giethoorn you're walking across an attractive little bridge which is leading right into the museum of Giethoorn, called the Museum of "the Ancient Earth". Already since 1969 this museum has been the inspiring home base of one of the most beautiful collections of minerals and fossils, which are gathered from the motherhood of the earth. Are you coming to visit this museum shortly? That's a splendid idea!
Allow yourself to be surprised in the "Farm of Stars" MTN-Giethoorn, a lively (dynamic) company, which is experienced in the field of precious stones (gems) for more than 30 years and which is being settled at the Kanaaldijk in Giethoorn. In the menu bar on the left side of this site, you'll be able to look at (examine) the things which MTN-Giethoorn has to offer you.
For a family-day or a company-trip. HistoMobil is a unique location for enjoying a pleasant outing or a party. It disposes of many activities, varying from a playground as well as a car museum. Situated on the waterfront between Giethoorn and Dwarsgracht . it has several halls. It's perfect for organizing outdoor barbecues and pancake-buffets in combination with playing golf. To put it briefly: it's the right place to enjoy indoor and outdoor activities.