The Danish Windmill

4038 Main St.
Elk Horn, IA 51531- Map It
(712) 764-7472

AAA Editor Notes

The Danish Windmill is at 4038 Main St. Built in 1848 in Norre Snede, Denmark, the 60-foot windmill later was shipped to Elk Horn, where it was restored to its original working condition. The Morning Star Chapel and an A.D. 900 Viking home also are on the property. Guided tours are available.
$3; $1 (ages 5-11). Viking home $2. Reservations are required to tour Viking home.
Hours: Guided tours are given Mon.-Sat. 9-5, Sun. noon-5, holidays 10-3. Last tour begins 30 minutes before closing. Closed Jan. 1 and Christmas.