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Heage Windmill

Chesterfield Road | Heage, Belper DE56 2BH, England
+44 1773 853579
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Visits to industrial 'museums' are often noisy, dirty and you leave with your head spinning, at... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
AndiPayne
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
We had a lovely time at Heage Windmill

I live in sight of this lovely windmill and try and visit at least once a year. I took a visiting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dave I
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Belper, United Kingdom
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Our 18th Century Windmill is the only surviving Six Sailed Stone Built Windmill in the Country! We give visitors an insight into the life of a miller back in the day and how the windmill works. The restored windmill is working again and produces flour that can be bought in the shop on site! We look forward to welcoming you to the windmill soon, and we'd like to take the time to thank you for visiting our TripAdvisor Page
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Chesterfield Road | Heage, Belper DE56 2BH, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visits to industrial 'museums' are often noisy, dirty and you leave with your head spinning, at Heage they seem to have got things pretty well sorted. You can admire the 6 sailed mill from the outside for free but pay your entry fees and you...More

Thank AndiPayne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live in sight of this lovely windmill and try and visit at least once a year. I took a visiting friend to see it on a Sunday morning. We were quite early and there was only two of us but Chris, our guide, gave...More

Thank Dave I
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I love windmills and this beauty is one of the best we have ever visited... having 6 sails is something special and we were lucky enough on our visit saturday that the sails were turning, it was amazing, we had the tour which Tim conducted...More

Thank yvonne p
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Just had Sunday lunch at The Black Boy pub (highly recommended) and decided to visit the local windmill (having repeatedly driven past it for some time). It was a relaxing and informative visit. I was not aware it was a guided tour of the mill...More

Thank kevintaylor9
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Great experience; and you can buy the flour as well. Really friendly and knowledgeable tour guide (plan for a hour at least to go around the mill). Although it is owned by Derbyshire County Council it is maintained and run by enthusiastic volunteers who deserve...More

Thank MikeJ32
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I our son and his wife paid a visit while over that way. It's lovely very old fashioned also very interesting the guide was very knowledgeable and we all enjoyed our first time in a windmill. Nice to sit outside with an...More

Thank 1mamac
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We live less than four miles from Heage Windmill and have never visited until yesterday. How delighted we are to have done so. The visit was simply excellent. We learnt so much in such an interesting fashion from our guide Chris. We have visited windmills...More

Thank Bradelei
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Visited here recently and learned a few things about windmills I did not know. It is a wonderful old building in a beautiful setting. Sadly, The tour guide saw himself as an old time music hall act ( not a very good one ) he...More

Thank DerbyshireFlyboy
Reviewed 1 July 2017

What a find. There is so much information and so much to learn. Our Guide was very knowledgeable and was able to answer all questions. It was very interesting. It is a working mill but not on when visitors are in attendance. However you are...More

Thank Angela C
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this beautifully restored windmill. The guide was very friendly & was excellent at explaining the history & the working of the mill. The displays in the visitor centre were also interesting.

Thank Rosanna M
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