Twin mills in Neu Vorwerk, © Maibritt Olsen
Traditional Handicrafts, Monuments and Sights, Historical Buildings, Mills, cyclist-friendly, group travel

The twin windmills Neu Vorwerk represent a unique technical monument. The two Dutch windmills standing close to each other form a landmark of our country.

Situated in Mecklenburg Switzerland, you have a fantastic view into the vastness of the landscape. Cranes breed here, eagles draw their circles.

Its very origin makes it special. The small earthen holland was built in 1849, as in the Prussian castle Sanssouci as an ornament from the window of the manor house to see the windmill.

The large gallery follower represents even with year of construction 1949 the last windmill new building for the commercial milling in Germany!!! Until 1991 in operation it belongs today to the very few windmills in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern with completely preserved technology.

As a major goal, the mills are being restored as a functioning technical monument, and the blades at the Great Mill are to turn again on a regular basis at a later date. This will enable future generations to experience how grain is turned into flour with the help of the environmentally friendly natural power of the wind.

Even if the mill plant is at present still in renovation, it can be visited already today:

>>>> Mill Day, Whit Monday
>>>> Monument Day, 2nd weekend in September

If you want to visit the mill on another date or even support this project, just contact me. I will gladly show you around.

Small mill >die Lütte<

  • Year of construction: 1849
  • Type of building: Erdholländer
  • Mill builder: unknown (all documents with the archive of the von Oertzen family destroyed in 1945)
  • Technique: almost last mill of the country with wooden classical drive!!! Equipment with 3 grinding gears and with primitive top drive as well as sail wings and star twist of the cap (former)
  • Height : 12,75 m
  • Wings : 22,00 m (former)

Big mill >the big one<

  • Year of construction : 1949
  • Type of construction : single-storey gallery bollard (gallery currently down)
  • Mill builder : Mühlenbaufirma O.M. Hofwolt, Rostock (clearest mill builder in Northern Germany, later: Mühlenbau F. Dohr, Teterow)
  • Technique: one of the most modern windmills of the country !!! Equipment with grinding gears, roller mills, with modern underdrive, iron gears, louvered blades and wind rose
  • height: 17,75 m
  • Wings: 22,00 m (former)

Picture gallery

Good to know

Contact

Zwillingswindmühlen Neu Vorwerk

Neu Vorwerk
17179 Boddin


0174 2092214
http://www.zwillingswindmuehlen.de/
Arrival

Your destination:
Zwillingswindmühlen Neu Vorwerk
Neu Vorwerk
17179 Boddin



Relaxed from door to door:

Plan your journey by public transport here.

Route planner:

Plan your journey by car here.

What's nearby?

To the map
© TFZ Tessin

Ticino leisure center

  • Open today
  • St.-Jürgen-Straße, 18195 Tessin

The Ticino Leisure and Wellness Center was opened to the public in 1995.

Read more: "Ticino leisure center"
Lühburg Castle and Palace Park, © Schloss Lühburg

Lühburg Castle

  • Lühburg, 17179 Walkendorf

Mecklenburg ParkLand: old manor houses, open manors, parks & gardens, moat, island, nature, vastness, tranquility, ambience, sightseeing, cycling, bathing, hunting, fishing, horseback riding - or just enjoy: relax in your favorite apartment at Schloss Lühburg, our guest service is prepared for almost all wishes.

Read more: "Lühburg Castle"
© TFZ Tessin

Natural outdoor pool "Tessiner Südsee

  • Open today
  • St.-Jürgen-Str., 18195 Tessin

The natural outdoor pool "Ticino South Lake" is a swimming pool with biological water treatment and was opened in 2012.

Read more: "Natural outdoor pool "Tessiner Südsee"
© Kleine-Mölle

Viecheln manor house

  • Schloßstr., 17179 Viecheln

Wilhelm Blohm (Blohm&Voss) had the manor house designed in neo-Gothic Tudor style by the renowned Wismar architect Heinrich Thormann in 1869. Today, the magnificent house with the 3 hectare estate park offers vacation apartments as well as rooms for e.g. weddings.

Read more: "Viecheln manor house"
Our castle in Duckwitz - we look forward to seeing you!, © Ferien am Schloss Duckwitz

Vacations at the castle in Duckwitz

  • Duckwitz, 17179 Duckwitz

Family vacation right on the lake - horseback riding, swimming, fishing - kids will love it - and so will their parents. Relax... when the kids are busy and happy - only then the vacation begins for the parents...

Read more: "Vacations at the castle in Duckwitz"
© TMV/Gohlke

Dalwitz Manor Park

  • Dalwitz, 17179 Walkendorf

In the estate park you can discover a monument dedicated to Sabine von Bassewitz (1716-1790). She was considered by contemporaries as a "woman of great and rare talents".

Read more: "Dalwitz Manor Park"
© Andreas Knoll

Wesselstorf manor house

  • Wesselstorf, 18195 Wesselstorf

The Gutshaus Wesselstorf welcomes you with its charming, stylishly furnished vacation apartments! Spend a relaxing country vacation in historic surroundings, experience the idyllic parkland and discover the Mecklenburger ParkLand with its many sights.

Read more: "Wesselstorf manor house"
© LOK - Die Pension - Das Restaurant

LOK - The Pension - The Restaurant

  • Open today
  • Bahnhofstraße, 18195 Tessin

In the former station building of the flower city Ticino is, after extensive renovation work, since 2019 a modern equipped pension with in-house restaurant to feel good.

Read more: "LOK - The Pension - The Restaurant"
© Rathert

Manor house Groß Wüstenfelde

  • Am Wall, 17168 Groß Wüstenfelde

Vacation in the historic manor house.

Read more: "Manor house Groß Wüstenfelde"
© FerienGut Dalwitz

FerienGut Dalwitz

  • Dalwitz, 17179 Walkendorf OT Dalwitz

A vacation at FerienGut Dalwitz provides its guests with souvenirs of a very special kind - and plenty of content for the longing suitcase, e.g. the buzzing of bees in the lush cottage garden, the rattle of storks, the clatter of hooves on the old cobblestones, the wide view when riding through nature.....

Read more: "FerienGut Dalwitz"
© Jana Koch

Needle oak beech in Appelhäger forest

  • Freely accessible at any time
  • Appelhäger Forst, 17166 Teterow

A curiosity in the Appelhäger forest near Teterow

Read more: "Needle oak beech in Appelhäger forest"
© Jana Koch

Hotel WENDENKRUG

  • Burgwallinsel, 17166 Teterow

Excursion restaurant with lake terrace and pension rooms under the thatched roof on the Burgwallinsel in Lake Teterow

Read more: "Hotel WENDENKRUG"
© DOMUSimages

Polchow Manor

  • Gutshofallee, 18299 Wardow / OT Polchow

In the manor house Polchow as well as in the outbuildings tastefully furnished vacation apartments are rented. The estate also includes a spacious estate park as well as a riding facility with a jumping arena, a dressage arena and an indoor riding arena.

Read more: "Polchow Manor"
© Cavalan

Cavalan Ranch

  • Wesselstorfer Weg, 18299 Wardow

Willkommen auf der Cavalan Ranch inmitten der Mecklenburgischen Pampa mit argentinischem Lebensgefühl! Gelegen zwischen Wiesen und Wäldern gibt es hier Ausritte im Western-Stil für alle Niveaus, stilvolle Unterkünfte in der Ferienwohnung und Glamping-Zelten, sowie eine Event-Location für Feiern im rustikal-schicken Ambiente.

Read more: "Cavalan Ranch"
© TMV/Gohlke

Wossidlo House

  • Dorfstraße, 17179 Walkendorf

Here you can follow in the footsteps of Richard Wossidlo, who became famous beyond the borders of Mecklenburg as the founder of folklore.

Read more: "Wossidlo House"
to the list

Content is loaded