Neeltje Jans

Max the Mamuth was found when building the new defense system

Max the Mamuth was found when building the new defense system


Delta Works

Vrouwenpolder - The 1953 North Sea flood was a major disaster in the province of Zeeland, in the south-west of the Netherlands. In the night of January 31st and the following morning a combination of high spring tide and a heavy storm caused extensive floodings. Large parts of the islands and mainland were completely flooded. 1836 people died that night and an estimated 30,000 animals drowned. More than 47.000 buildings were damaged.

Today, the Dutch Delta works form a defense system against superstorms and high tides. It was built after the flood of 1953.

What to expect?

Neeltje Jans is some sort of amusement park. But you still can visit the Deltaworks from here.

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What do visitors say about Neeltje Jans?

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    Adress and visitor information

    Neeltje Jans

    Address: Faelweg 5
    Postal code and City: 4354 RB  Vrouwenpolder
    Region: Noord-Beveland
    Province/Region: Zeeland
    Phone: +31 (0)111 655655

    Visit: An average visits takes approx. 2 hours.
    Please contact your destination for pricing and availability.

    Let op: The locations on the map are indicational. It is not always the entrance, parking lot or best route. The map shows up to 8 locations in the area. Want to see all locations? Check our Hotspot map or use the Search option on this website.



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