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Old Mill

50 Prospect St, Nantucket, MA 02554-4337
+1 508-228-1894
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Wonderful tour

We went to the whaling museum and the admission also got us a tour here. Our tour guide was so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Markoshannon
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Essex, Maryland
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Fun for Historic Oriented Folks

We drove by the Old Mill several times on our stay in Nantucket and it is incredible to know that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
bodenmillermichelle
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Miami, Florida
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50 Prospect St, Nantucket, MA 02554-4337
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the whaling museum and the admission also got us a tour here. Our tour guide was so informative and explained how the mill worked. He got the young kids involved by pulling ropes and he was very interactive. The day we were...More

1  Thank Markoshannon
NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Old Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for reviewing your trip to the Old Mill! We are thrilled to hear that you had such a wonderful time learning more about the mill's functions and its history as the oldest continuously operating windmill in the country. Thank you again for taking...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove by the Old Mill several times on our stay in Nantucket and it is incredible to know that it still operates. The mill is very well preserved and maintained. It is situated on a road nearby the center of town.More

Thank bodenmillermichelle
NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Old Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your review of the Old Mill! We are glad you enjoyed your visit to the Old Mill, which was first built in 1746. We thank you again for taking the the time to write your review and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was an interesting site for an historic tour. It's the oldest and the only one left, so it's worth a visit. They will even show you how it operates.More

Thank QuickWhitTravel
NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Old Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for reviewing your visit to the Old Mill. We are glad you enjoyed your tour through the mill and learning about the mill's functions and history! We thank you for visiting and for taking the time to write a review, we hope to...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Just a short bike ride or medium walk will take you to this beautiful windmill on the hill! I took a bicycle and enjoyed the nice fresh air. Because it was early season, the wind props were not installed. But that did not takeaway from...More

Thank ALW_60
NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Old Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for reviewing you visit to the Old Mill! We are so glad you enjoyed your visit to the oldest continuously operating windmill in the country and were able to appreciate its beauty, even early in the season. We thank you for visiting and...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017

Oddly enough, when we were there off season, the vanes had been removed. I guess they do that every winter. Still quite beautiful.More

Thank David Z
NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Old Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear David, Thank you for reviewing your visit to the Old Mill. We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed seeing the oldest continuously operating windmill in the country! We thank you for visiting and for taking the time to write a review, we hope...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

A nice walk uphill from the ferry to the Mill. It is well kept and interesting to see. Nice views from the mill. A piece of history worth seeing.

Thank Rita J
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I have driven by this lighthouse many times, and finally stopped to view and it is well worth seeing. It majestically stands reminding us of how windmills were an important part of life during certain periods.

Thank Mmr4647
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Doesn't take long to take a couple of snapshots and a walk around the mill which is still used. Why not take a look!

Thank aprusoff
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We walked here from our hotel on Main Street. It was up on a hill. Beautiful setting and so cool to see this. So glad we found it.

Thank patentgeek
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here as part of another tour. This place truly is amazing. Not only is this thing historic and beautiful, it still works. It is worth checking out just to try to figure out what it is and how it works. This is definitely...More

Thank William S
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Response from Jeff T | Reviewed this property |
Check NHA website for times they are doing tours...or just stop by! There are often NHA folks there
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