Wooden shoes are traditional shoes for people in Holland.
The shoes are so hard that you can wear it as safety shoes guarding your feet against humidity and injury.
This building has a gallery, a factory and a shop for wooden shoes.
It’s located in ZaanseSchans which is a small tourist town in Holland.
In the past, the wooden shoes were simple and not painted a lot.
The shoes became colorful and decorated gradually. Farmers use them nowadays.
You can see and learn how to make wooden shoes both in Dutch and English.
You can buy various size of shoes here.
By the way, When I said my friend in Holland, “Wooden shoes are nice culture. “, he said, “Geta( Japanese traditional shoes) is also nice. “. I remembered the Japanese wooden shoes.