Coronavirus

Due to the current Corona virus outbreak, many attractions are delaying their 2020 season opening times and event organisers are cancelling or postponing their events.

While we will try to update the information on this site as much as possible, we cannot guarantee to have all the information we would like.

Therefore we urge you to check the latest information on the attraction or event's website or Facebook pages, and to contact them before travelling to avoid disappointment.

museums and attractions

Wind/Water MIll

Shelsley Water Mill

Shelsley Walsh Hill Climb, Shelsley Walsh, Worcestershire, WR6 6RP.

  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Part disabled access

The Society has restored the mill to a working condition for use as a visitor attraction and educational resource, as well as providing active conservation…

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Daniel’s Mill

Eardington, Nr Bridgnorth, Shropshire, WV16 5JL.

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  • Part disabled access

Daniel's Mill is a fully working watermill set in the idyllic Shropshire countryside, deep in a wooded valley crossed by the 19th century viaduct carrying…

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Bishops Lydeard Mill

The Mill House, Bishops Lydeard, Nr Taunton, Somerset, TA4 3LN.

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  • Part disabled access

Working watermill. Among the many traditional trades and crafts displayed are the wheelwright's shop, transported from Devon and preserved exactly as it…

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Wrawby Postmill

Mill Lane, Wrawby, Brigg, Lincolnshire, DN20 8SR.
Tel: 01652 653 699.

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  • Souvenir Shop

Built 1760 now restored to full working order. Last surviving post mill in north of England.

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Sarehole Mill

Cole Bank Road, Hall Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B13 0BD.
Tel: 0121 348 8160.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Late 18th century watermill. Once leased by Matthew Boulton for metal working, it is now a corn mill and milling takes place most Sundays. The mill has…

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Eskdale Mill 2020

Boot, Eskdale, Holmrook, Cumbria, CA19 1TG.

Possibly the oldest working watermill in England. Original machinery driven by two wheels still in daily operation. The mill has reopened following a £1million…

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Dundonald Old Mill 2020

231 Belfast Road, Dundonald, Belfast, Co. Down, BT16 1UE.
Tel: 028 9048 5030.

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  • Souvenir Shop

250 year old building houses a family run Coffee House and Gift Shop. It has one of the largest waterwheels in Ireland – 32ft diameter, dating from 1850…

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Carew Tidal Mill 2020

Carew, Nr Tenby, Pembrokeshire/Sir Benfro, SA70 8SL.
Tel: 01646 624 800.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Three-storey early 19th century tidal mill with two waterwheels. Close by is the imposing Carew Castle.

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Wilton Windmill 2020

Wilton, Nr Marlborough, Wiltshire, SN8 3SW.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

The only working windmill in Wessex, originally constructed in 1821 after the Kennet & Avon canal had been built.

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Wimbledon Windmill Museum 2020

Wimbledon Road, Wimbledon Common, London, Greater London, SW19 5NR.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

The mill has been a distinctive landmark since 1817. It only operated until 1864, when the machinery was removed and it was converted to residential accommodation.…

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Winchester City Mill 2020

Bridge Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9BH.

  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

A rare surviving example of an urban working corn mill, it was rebuilt in 1744 and remained in use until the early 20th century. Having entered the care…

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Wind Energy Museum 2020

Staithe Road, Repps with Bastwick, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR29 5JU.

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  • Part disabled access

Large variety of full scale wind pumps, steam machinery and a unique waterwheel, along with working demonstrations and models. Part of the museum is Thurne…

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Windmill Hill Windmill 2020

Windmill Hill, Hailsham, East Sussex, BN27 4RT.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Restored working windmill. The largest and second tallest post mill in the country at 15.5 metres.

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Woodbridge Tide Mill Museum 2020

Tide Mill Way, Woodbridge, Suffolk, IP12 1BY.

  • Part disabled access

One of the first tide mills in the country, and was unquestionably the last one working – operating for well over 800 years. Recent restoration work…

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Worsbrough Mill 2020

Worsbrough Country Park, Worsbrough Bridge, Barnsley, Yorkshire, S70 5LJ.
Tel: 01226 774 527.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

17th century water-driven corn mill and a 19th century mill powered by a rare Hornsby 1911 hot-bulb oil engine, formally from Sykehouse Windmill. The watermill…

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White Mill Rural Heritage Centre 2020

The Causeway, Ash Road, Sandwich, Kent, CT13 9JB.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

This smock mill was built in 1760 and still has most of its machinery. Engine House contains a Lister engine. Miller's Cottage from 1830s; also museum…

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Union Mill 2020

The Hill, Cranbrook, Kent, TN17 3AH.

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  • Part disabled access

Standing at the highest point overlooking the historic Wealden town of Cranbrook and maintained in working order, this Grade 1 Listed building is the tallest…

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Hele Corn Mill 2020

Corn Mill Close, Watermouth Road, Hele, Devon, EX34 9QY.
Tel: 01271 863 185.

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  • Souvenir Shop

Fully restored working watermill dating from 1525 with 18ft overshot wheel. Many interesting items of machinery on display in mill and museum. Working…

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Gleaston Water Mill 2020

Gleaston, Nr Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12 0QH.

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  • Souvenir Shop

Imposing 1774 watermill, close to ruins of Gleaston Castle. Original wooden gearing. 18ft waterwheel.

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Thelnetham Windmill 2020

Mill Road, Thelnetham, Suffolk, IP22 1JS.

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  • Part disabled access

This tower mill stands on the edge of Thelnetham Fen. Dating from 1819, it is one of only four preserved tower mills in Suffolk.

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Bircham Windmill 2020

Great Bircham, Snettisham Road, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 6SJ.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

It is the only windmill in working order in this area and is considered one of the best still remaining. Climb the five floors up to the fan stage and,…

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The Water Mill 2020

Tocketts Mill Country Park , Skelton Road, Guisborough, Yorkshire, TS14 6QA.

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  • Part disabled access

Fully restored water-driven Corn Mill and a Grade II* Listed building, one of the most complete working water mills in England and has been recognised…

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Talgarth Mill 2020

The Mill House, The Square, Talgarth, Powys, LD3 0BW.
Tel: 01874 711 352.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

It is a fully restored, 18th century water-powered flour mill in the Brecon Beacons National Park. Open for tours, flour sales and milling courses. There…

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Skidby Windmill & Museum of East Riding Rural Life 2020

Beverley Road, Skidby, East Riding, Yorkshire, HU16 5TF.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

A working four-sailed tower windmill, the last working mill in East Yorkshire. It is set in an acre of land and has magnificent views over the Wolds. The…

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From the Steam Heritage Shop

Squirrels, Nuts & Flying Rivets

The hilarious story of the rebuild of Richard ‘Turbo’ Vincent’s Foden steam wagon No. 11414 Freddie.

£7.95

December 2018

  • Autumn Ploughing
  • True Diversification – stunning new engine canopies
  • Two’s Company – a pair of AEC Mandator
  • Pete’s Engine – a half size Burrell
  • A Dream Come True – building a new Showman's van
  • Little Loco ‘Tom Thumb’ – a very early American railway loco
  • Ferguson Frenzy in Herefordshire

£4.25

Hollycombe – Steam in the Country

Hollycombe is far more than just a working steam museum... it’s a place where the past comes to life.

£12.00

May 2019

  • A Trio of Gallopers
  • Among The Danger Houses
  • Brunel’s Cornish Railway Bridges
  • Sadie and Wee Slim
  • Sheffield’s Industrial Heritage
  • The Romance of the Horses (Part 1)

£4.50

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