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On the way home from Battle Lake my children and I decided to detour to the mill and learn all... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
th0ff3
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West Fargo, North Dakota
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Ottertail Scenic Byway drive

This is one of those places you have heard about but never went there. We finally did :) It is in... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
JMD1958
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Minnesota
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

On the way home from Battle Lake my children and I decided to detour to the mill and learn all about it. You were actually able to go in the mill and up three floors. My kids absolutely loved being able to touch all the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank th0ff3
Reviewed 6 November 2017

This is one of those places you have heard about but never went there. We finally did :) It is in a beautiful setting. I was surprised you could go inside the mill since no one is there. Absolutely amazing !!! There are signs on...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We visit Phelps Mill a couple times every summer. If u are in the area in July there is a craft show that is a lot of fun, great food and lots of great stuff for sale. Fun walking thru the old mill. Can float...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

If you're a history buff, this might be of interest to you. Nice picnic area and very peaceful area. There is a large craft festival here once a year that is amazing.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank 507lynettee
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Free historical stop. Only lit via sunlight so can be dark on a cloudy day, but a great history lesson with a lot of original mill equipment. Also a video inside you can watch. 3 stories so lots of steps. Also next to a nice...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank travelR321
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We love history and seek out as many destinations we can that include just that! Phelps Mill was unique and a lovely setting to sit and enjoy the summer evening. Touring through the Mill was interesting.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Kkblakesley
Reviewed 11 November 2015

My brother took us there in Sept while we were visiting him. We really enjoyed it. So much history and it was a beautiful area.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank jeanettef876
Reviewed 2 October 2015

This iconic historic site in Otter Tail County is the subject of untold painting and /photographs - also the Phelps Mill Arts Festival in July - the water sluicing over the dam is always a comfort and the calm, gorgeous river through this park is...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank smt123
Reviewed 18 August 2015

More then a 100 years old, this mill sits on the river(of course) at one end of a nice park. Plenty of parking. The mill has a short video which is very informative. The mill has vistor access to all 3 stories, with much (all?)...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 22 July 2015

I loved looking at all 3 floors of stuff. A neat way to learn a little history "in our own back yard

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank heather j
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