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Old Mill

50 Prospect St, Nantucket, MA 02554-4337
+1 508-228-1894
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Girls weekened

Rented bikes to see the 5 main attractions included in our whaling museum ( even though they were... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Suffolk NY
Oldest Windmill is cool to see

I saw this place on the sightseeing map and walked to the edge of the village to see it. Huge and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Shelley K
Dallas, Texas
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50 Prospect St, Nantucket, MA 02554-4337
+1 508-228-1894
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rented bikes to see the 5 main attractions included in our whaling museum ( even though they were all closed for the season) We were tryumpant on our arrival ( got lost along the way but had many laughs along the way as well) took...More

Thank hleonard
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I saw this place on the sightseeing map and walked to the edge of the village to see it. Huge and interesting.

Thank Shelley K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this atttaction as part of a tour of the island and as such did not visit the inside. That being said it is an interesting building to visit with a facinating history

Thank cltboy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice little stop during the season and admission is part of your Whaling Museum ticket. The guide we had was so very knowledgeable and excited. He really interacted with the kids in the group. We climbed the very narrow steps and learned...More

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Interesting piece of history and worth a see! There were originally four of these mills at this location and one farther out and this is the only one left.

Thank BamaBelleMoore
Reviewed 5 October 2017

The old mill is an interesting place to visit and the docent was excellant and provide lots of hands on detail about how the wind mill worked. I had never seen a wind mill with a moveable cap that allows top of the mill to...More

Thank CLTexasTraveler
Reviewed 29 September 2017

This was one of the places included in the whaling museum admission. Guide there was very informative. We spent about 45 minutes there. Highly recommend!

Thank NhWishfultraveler
Reviewed 14 September 2017

The Old Mill is on just on the outskirts of the town of Nantucket. It is on a small hill along a fairly busy road. It's a stop that every tour bus makes but the town has not considered the tourist. There are no steps...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 28 August 2017

This mill is still a working mill. Amazing history on its operations past and present. Enjoy the views and tour.

Thank TarHeel071
Reviewed 18 August 2017

This was the second operating mill we visited while on the Cape. The first was the Grist Mill in Sandwich. This mill operates in much the same way with the hoppers, grinding wheels and gears. The old mill is picturesque. We rode our bikes up...More

Thank CraftBeers
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24 July 2016|
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