Since 1989, Schiermonnikoog has been a National Park. Schiermonnikoog is one of twenty National Parks in the Netherlands, who together give an impression of the diversity of natural landscapes the country has to offer. Schiermonnikoog is known for its stunning nature, with a richness of plants (flora) and animals (fauna). These pages provide information about Nationaal Park Schiermonnikoog.
Take the ferry and discover why Schiermonnikoog is such a special National Park, with so many different landscapes in such a small area.
Management of National Park Schiermonnikoog
Natuurmonumenten is a Dutch organisation that buys, protects and manages nature reserves in the Netherlands.
During spring, around May time, the dunes on Schiermonnikoog are covered in beautiful pink and purple colours by blossoming flowers such as orchids.