Lemmer

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For the painter, see August Lemmer.
Lemmer
Village
Old houses in Lemmer
Old houses in Lemmer
Location of Lemmer
Country Netherlands Netherlands
Province Friesland Friesland
Population
 • Total c. 10,500

Lemmer (West Frisian: De Lemmer) is a town in the municipality of Lemsterland (province of Friesland), in the Netherlands. It has a population of around 10,500 and is one of Friesland's most famous water sport towns.

Lemmer also is a common Luxembourgish last name.

The Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station) is a World Heritage Site.

Coordinates: 52°50′37″N 5°42′33″E / 52.8437°N 5.7093°E / 52.8437; 5.7093