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Green's Windmill

Windmill Lane | Sneinton, Nottingham NG2 4QB, England
+44 115 915 6878
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Hidden beauty

Really enjoyed our morning at the old windmill hidden away in a residential area parking was free... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
louis34
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lestershire
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An oasis in the city

A short walk for town or park (free for 2 hrs) at the small car park close by. Is a lovely an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CJ982
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  • Average9%
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“milled flour” (3 reviews)
“flour mill” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Windmill Lane | Sneinton, Nottingham NG2 4QB, England
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+44 115 915 6878
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our morning at the old windmill hidden away in a residential area parking was free for 2 hours which is enough to have a good look around and have a nice chat to the gentleman who sits out side and will give you...More

Thank louis34
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A short walk for town or park (free for 2 hrs) at the small car park close by. Is a lovely an unexpected oasis in the city. There is a good size grass area - perfect for a picnic and a good sized playground. The...More

Thank CJ982
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been wanting to see this windmill for a few years and we weren't disappointed. Shown around by a guy who cared about the windmill and was very informative. Well worth a visit.

Thank Robbthebdc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The university of Nottingham has maintained this traditional windmill in full working condition. It's amazing to see the way it functions and makes the flour. There are small trails for the children which are very well done. Highly recommended

Thank gauri g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed climbing through the windmill one layer at a time learning about how it all works. I loved that it is a real working mill and not just displays set-up to show you how it works but is actually in use and you...More

Thank christy1030
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We made a detour on our way to Scotland to visit the windmill because my 6 year old son is fascinated by windmills and how they work. It is amazing that it is free to look around, although donations are appreciated by the volunteers to...More

Thank Joanne B
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Went to visit our daughter and she lives near the windmill. It is a lovely place to take young children and the tea and coffee is very reasonably priced. We bought some organic oats and they too are a good price and absolutely delicious.

Thank 1savvytraveller65
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

We live in the area and decided to go for a walk here as I had never been. It's a lovely walk in and a nice surprise to have such green surroundings in the city, where we saw people playing board games and children running...More

Thank cranhamrebecca
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We were kind of left to wander round on our own so weren't really sure where to go. When we found our way round it was really interesting and the staff were really helpful in explaining things. It's a nice little day out for the...More

Thank Amy J
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Green's Windmill has all the appearance of being an irascible monument. It's being refurbished at the moment and apparently some builders got injured in the process so they too are now undergoing some kind of physical refurbishment to their own bodies and souls. You can't...More

Thank Nick O
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Ryan C
I can't seem to find any info on entrance costs etc. How much is it to get in?
31 March 2017|
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Response from Greenswindmill | Property representative |
Hi Ryan, entrance to the windmill and science centre is free. We do however accept donations for the charity that runs the mill. Work on the exterior has most been completed, and the majority of the scaffolding is currently... More
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Nhalliday
Is there a cafe, please?
4 August 2016|
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Response from ginnyginf | Reviewed this property |
i Honestly can not remember but there is a shop not to far away
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trishnew2n
how do i get there by public transport?
3 August 2016|
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Response from Greenswindmill | Property representative |
To get to the mill via bus you would need to catch number 43 to Sneinton Dale/Bakersfield, Red Line Nottingham City Transport, from Nottingham City Centre on King Street. Alight at Windmill Lane and the mill is a short... More
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