This historic fort from 1574 is freely accessible. Walk over the star-shaped fort and enjoy the Texel landscape. Fort de Schans was built by order of William of Orange to protect Texel from the Spaniards. In 1811 Napoleon had the fort enlarged and reinforced with two neighboring forts: Fort Lunette and Fort de Redoute. You can also visit the fort under the guidance of a guide. Please contact Museum Kaap Skil for this.
Cultural and Attractions
Schansweg, 1791 LK Oudeschild.
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