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Plimoth Grist Mill

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Plimoth Plantation, Mayflower II and Plimoth Grist Mill
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Plimoth Plantation, Mayflower II and Plimoth Grist Mill
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Plimoth Grist Mill is a restored and fully functioning grist mill located on Town Brook in Plymouth, Massachusetts, only a few minutes away from Mayflower II and the waterfront. The mill is a reproduction of the 1636 mill built by the Pilgrims in...more
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6 Spring Ln, Plimoth Plantation, Plymouth, MA 02360-3400
+1 508-746-1622
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Completed in 1970, this is an amazing recreation of a 1630's grist mill on its original site. Associated with the Plimoth Plantation, admission was included with our Plantation pass. Incredibly educated and informative staff/tour guides. wonderful setting inside and out. Great souvenir shop and wonderful...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a couple hours at the Grist Mill and there were three employees and three of us early in the morning. We felt extremely welcomed and engaged in great conversations. Great place with great employees.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kurt B
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed visting as part of our Plimoth package. The grist was in operation during our visit on a rainy Saturday. The operator taught us about the function and we enjoyed learning about the history and current operations of the grist. When you leave the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CraftTheTravel
Reviewed 1 November 2018

This was not only a visit to a water mill, but a lesson in history of how the mill has developed to serve the community over time. We also learned about the various types of corn used for milling.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kevinbjones
Reviewed 30 October 2018

The traditional Columbus holiday weekend marks the unofficial end of the tourist season on Cape Cod. In Plymouth it signals the start of repair season. Multiple dig sites and detours through the community. Lots to do before winter. Anywhere after 10 minutes we found a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank napngs
Reviewed 28 October 2018

This mill is very interesting although it works only for a few short hours at weekends. The tour guide was excellent and very knowledgeable. A must-see in Plymouth.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank LightAleCavalier
Reviewed 26 October 2018

It is a very pretty setting and the mill is recreated nicely. It is worth a stop to learn a bit about how a mill worked.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sndovale
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Enjoyed our short visit here. The young man explained the history of the mill and how it all worked. He was very pleasant. The lady working with the wheat was very nice too. She stopped and explained what she was doing and chatted to us...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bumby2015
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We went to the Plimouth Grist Mill as it was a rainy day, and we decided against going to Plimouth Plantation due to the weather. We had a wonderful time. The staff in the gift shop and working/interpreting the mill itself were fantastic and very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GaryvM
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

It was an ok visit to an actual working mill. The site is actually small and the workers at the mill do an ok job of explaining he work which happens there. I am not sure if it was the time we got there(later in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andres72423
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