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Skidby Windmill

Skidby Windmill Beverley Road, Kingston-upon-Hull HU16 5TF, England
+44 1482 848405
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Very informative history of farming in the area.

Friendly welcome, well presented and researched displays, detailing life on local farms in years... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
susanproctor385
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Chester, United Kingdom
Worth a visit

Another Friday night to find a venue for a pint and a pudding. It was here this time. We didn’t... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Paul B
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Kingston-upon-hull, United Kingdom
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Skidby Windmill Beverley Road, Kingston-upon-Hull HU16 5TF, England
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"farming museum"
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"doggy bag"
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"well worth a visit"
in 11 reviews
"educational visit"
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"great cafe"
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"my mum"
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"nice food"
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"family visit"
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"local history"
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"flour"
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"sails"
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"children"
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"workings"
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"beverley"
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"concessions"
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Friendly welcome, well presented and researched displays, detailing life on local farms in years gone by. Lots of things of children to do tailored to ages E.g. wind-up torches, magnifying glass for tiny tots, can-you-find trails for older children. Fine range of old farm implements...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Another Friday night to find a venue for a pint and a pudding. It was here this time. We didn’t have a booking but was invited in to sit in the bar area which was very very smart and given a sweet menu. A really...More

Thank Paul B
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

It was the first time we had visited the mill and we found it very interesting as we recalled many things from our younger days. Children would love it as there are lots for them to do and little quizzes as well Richard who was...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Like the windmill, but it was little stress to get there on foot. Entry okay, little museum okay, but lost interest alittle. Visited half of the windmill but can't go to the top, was upset cos of that and that why lost interest on little...More

Thank AdamBurt
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We visited here most weekends whilst our new home was getting build as just around the corner. Will be keep visiting now also Lovely setting with windmill and walks in the area too! Large seating area outside also for warmer weather 🌞

Thank Chr155mith
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

The Skidby Windmill is a great place for everyone to visit. There are many of activities for kids and a lot of displays to learn about the extensive history of the windmill. The price for adults to enter is £2.50. Unfortunately, at this time, there...More

Thank RamonaL34
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

Did not enter the mill (which was for many years operated by the Thompson family) but had lunch in the smaller and cheaper restaurant. The food was excellent and if ordering the cheese board lunch either take a very large doggy bag or share it...More

Thank PeterCarr255108
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We had a pleasant family visit here. Fairly small museum, but enough to interest us. Able to explore several floors of the windmill itself, and see the mechanisms. Sadly it's not been working for a couple of years and not sure if it will be...More

Thank rustyrustic
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

For the last thirty years I have driven past this windmill on the road from across the Humber on our way to Brid. First time visit and very impressed with warm welcome and excellent introduction to what the mill has to offer. Great cafe and...More

Thank Melvyn T
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

We stopped off here for coffee and a cake. It was lovely. The staff are very friendly and helpful. I would definitely come again when we are in the area. Would highly recommend a visit.

Thank mrstripps
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Simon F
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Response from Kredac | Reviewed this property |
Hi The website says £2.50 for adults £1.50 for children
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John P
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Response from Pam S | Reviewed this property |
it certainly is a working mill now, you can buy the flour. its a brilliant visitor centre, lots for children to do, and lovely food
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