If you want to get a good impression of life in the 17th and 18th centuries in Holland, visit the Zaanse Schans. In this area you will see the authentic cottages, mills, a tin factory, a cheese and dairy farm and other crafts. Both inside and outside you will see the old Zaanse style again.
Catharina Hoeve Cheese Farm
The Catharina Hoeve is an authentic 17th century cheese farm, located in the Zaanse Schans near Amsterdam. Upon arrival you will be given a demonstration of cheese making. Afterwards you are invited to the store to taste a wide selection of cow, sheep and goat cheeses in many different flavors. Free entrance, demonstration and tasting.
Typical place of Zaandam with bridges over water where one can store, have a good rest and occasionally have something to eat.