Enkhuizen is a town you will always want to return to. With its harbours full of life, lovely old centre, many museums and attractions combined with an excellent selection of shops, convivial catering establishments and events. Enkhuizen clearly prospered during the period of the Dutch East India Company. Enkhuizen is the city where ships stay a day longer. Just because there is so much to do in and around Enkhuizen. The city center is also only a two minute walk away. The Zuiderzee Museum tells the story of people who used to live on the Zuiderzee. Experience daily life before the Afsluitdijk and experience how people used to live around, with and from the Zuiderzee in an indoor and outdoor museum.