Dutch Village offers unique Dutch gifts and merchandise throughout the year. Even when the park is closed, our shops remain open during the week. Come for a visit and take a look what we have to offer.
Not only can you get a pair of wearable or souvenir wooden shoes at our Klompen Shop, but you will also find wooden tulips, wooden bowls, Dutch toys and delft blue items and souvenirs from Dutch Village and Holland, Michigan.
Browse our quaint shop filled with European handcrafts featuring hand-painted Delftware, lace, nutcrackers, steins, pewter, Christmas ornaments and nativities.
Yes, they are very lightweight and have a great arch support. We encourage you to try a pair on when you visit us.
Wooden shoes are made from Poplar wood.
We import all our wearable wooden shoes from the Netherlands. The wooden shoes that are hand carved here on site are sold here as souvenirs.
In the Netherlands today you will not see people wearing wooden shoes in the big cities. You will, however, still see farmers working in their fields wearing wooden shoes.