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Stony Brook Grist Mill and Museum

830 Stony Brook Rd, Brewster, MA 02631-1011
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Beautiful setting

We had never heard of or seen the Stony Brook Grist Mill and Herring Run before. Checked it out... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Chuck105
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Trumbull, Connecticut
Good for a few hours

We pass the Grist Mill every time we go to the cape. So, last year we finally got there when it... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
Jgifas
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Montvale
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  • Average3%
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“old mill” (3 reviews)
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830 Stony Brook Rd, Brewster, MA 02631-1011
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

We had never heard of or seen the Stony Brook Grist Mill and Herring Run before. Checked it out this time and found it to be a very beautiful setting. The museum was not open at the time and the herring were not running. Even...More

Thank Chuck105
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We pass the Grist Mill every time we go to the cape. So, last year we finally got there when it was open. We visiting the museum, bought some corn meal and walked around. There are some trails across the street. My kids would say...More

Thank Jgifas
Reviewed 11 June 2017

this is the most amazing little spot that i used to go on school field trips to see the fish run for spawning. i return each time i visit the cape because its off the beaten path and worth a little walk through the trails.

Thank Travelinglizarded
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Mainly no comment on the museum because it was closed, but that didn't matter as we really stopped just for the building itself and the gorgeous fall foliage around it. Worht going out of your way to visit for that alone.

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I can't give the mill and museum much of a review because it was closed when we got there. We were, however, able to take a pleasant walk around the pond (next to the building). We also took a short walk along the stream that...More

Thank Rokmann
Reviewed 28 September 2016

First, a disclaimer. We didn't visit the museum (it was closed). We primarily went there to walk a bit and take some pictures. Well, it's important to know that this is not a working mill; there is no water turning the wheel. There is a...More

Thank Mick837
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Stop by in the summer on saturdays between 10-2 to purchase the best organic ground corn meal in America!

Thank stanphoto
Reviewed 2 July 2016

this place is a gem whether the herring are running or not. just be careful crossing the road because cars sometimes do not slow down

Thank Jack L
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We went as 3 adults and a 3 year old when it was closed after the herring fish were done running and still enjoyed it. The sound of the water...the fragrance of the flora ... the calm beauty of minnows and bass basking in the...More

1  Thank Spindrift2
Reviewed 25 June 2016

The museum was closed but it was fun to hike the grounds and follow the mill stream as it winds it way towards the bay. We picked up a few small sticks from the ground and placed them in the stream and cheered them on...More

1  Thank reilenfeldt
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Ken S
21 July 2015|
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Response from Bannie925 | Reviewed this property |
There is no cost to walk the grounds and see the mill.
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CapePete
14 May 2015|
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Response from Bannie925 | Reviewed this property |
You can always visit the mill site. If you want to go inside the museum you can call to find out when they are open. 508- 896-1734
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