Things to see & do
Learn how the mill works
Find out how the cogs, wheels and other machinery all work together at the mill.
Our information panels and volunteers will help explain the process from growing wheat in the fields to putting the flour in the bags.
The Mill past and present
There has been a mill on this site for hundreds of years, providing flour for the local villages and the Hardwick Estate.
Find out more about the lives of the Stainsby millers, past and present.
Stretch your legs
Get the most out of your visit to Stainsby Mill and take a walk in the nearby Hardwick park.
There are plenty of walking routes from sedate strolls to brisk rambles. We even have a Miller's Shoe Walk.
Make the most of your trip to Stainsby Mill and visit Hardwick Hall, an Elizabethan masterpiece.
Take a stroll around the house and enjoy finding out more about the history of the building and its remarkable owner, Bess of Hardwick. Or why not stretch your legs and take a walk in the picturesque parkland or peaceful gardens? We've a selection of routes for all abilities.