Model of Johannes Post’s  farmhouse.

Model of Johannes Post’s farmhouse.

On Friday 15th June a model of the old farmhouse of Johannes Post was presented to the museum by Jan Abbing of Dalen. The building of the model was no easy job, since the farmhouse burned to the ground in 1948 and only an unclear photo of the house remained....

Annual Market

On Saturday 9th June the museum had, for the first time, its own stall at the annual market. By selling watering cans with the sticker “let the Duikelaar grow” and, among other items, cupcakes from the Duikelaar Kids , we are now a step closer to being...
Yad Vashem certificate

Yad Vashem certificate

On 3rd May the governors of the Duikelaar museum were surprised by the presentation of the original Yad Vashem certificate by the village of Nieuwlande. The governors of Local Interest Nieuwlande found the museum the right place for the...

Strolling through Nieuwlande

The RTV Drenthe broadcast of 2 May began in Museum de Duikelaar. Harm Dijkstra walked and talked with Jan van der Sleen. Together they strolled through Nieuwlande in search of the hider’s hole in the woods, the site where Johannes Post’s farmhouse had...