museums and attractions

Other Sites of Interest / Industrial

Newmills Corn & Flax Mills

The visitor can experience the pleasure of seeing one of the largest waterwheels in Ireland in action as it drives the machinery of the corn mill.

Facilities

  • Parking
  • Part disabled access

Address

Churchill Road Letterkenny Co. Donegal IRELAND

Open days

Daily 23 May-25 Sep 1000-1800. (Last entry 45 mins earlier.)

The oldest surviving building here is said to be 400 years old. Indeed, the whole complex is an interesting reminder of a stage in the industrial development of this country which has now given way to a more sophisticated, but usually far less fascinating technology.

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