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the place in Europe with the most windmills standing in orderly rows?

It's the Netherlands, of course. The 19 windmills of Kinderdijk near Rotterdam are a powerful evocation of the times when the drainage pumps…
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Sidney Gilchrist Thomas (1850 – 85)

Sidney Gilchrist Thomas was essentially an amateur scientist, and died young, but he was responsible for an innovation that profoundly…
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News

| 25/26 September: Days of Industrial Culture on the Waterfront

For the sixth time, the Hamburg Metropolitan Region is celebrating the "Days of…  more

| ERIH's Basque Regional Route invites to the II INTERNATIONAL FORUM OF INDUSTRIAL TOURISM

On 29 September 2021 the II International Forum of Industrial Tourism in the Basque…  more

| The 12th INDUSTRIADA Festival celebrates Silesian industrial culture

On 11 September, the Silesian Voivodeship in Poland will celebrate the 12th edition…  more

| "Never say never again": Blue Sunday celebrates industrial culture in Northern Hesse

Nobody knows exactly where the German expression "blau machen" comes from. Yet it is…  more

| "Networking" – the motto of the 19th "Days of Rhine-Main Industrial Culture"

Is industrial culture relevant to our everyday lives? Very much so, as demonstrated…  more

This website was last updated on 22nd September 2021.