Winchester City Mill

Welcome to Winchester City Mill, Hampshire, gateway to the South Downs

Important notice -

Please note we may need to restrict the number of people we can have in the Mill museum at busy times due to ongoing structural repair work to the building.

Working watermill in the heart of Winchester

Winchester City Mill

Things to see and do


Get a taste of Winchester City Mill

Find out what you might experience on a trip to Winchester City Mill by watching this short video.

Winchester City Mill

What's on 

Upcoming events

2016 Milling Demonstrations

Wed 25 May 2016
Visit on a milling day and see our team of volunteer millers in action as they harness the power of the river Itchen to turn waterwheels, gears and millstones to produce Winchester City Mill's traditional wholemeal flour.

May Half Term Trail

Sat 28 May 2016
Search for and discover some of the prettiest flowers to be found this spring on our fun-filled flower trail.

2016 Seasonal Baking Demonstrations

Sat 28 May 2016
Visit Winchester City Mill to see how seasonal ingredients can be combined with our stoneground wholemeal flour to produce delicious bread, cakes, biscuits and much more. Sample different recipes and be inspired!

May Half Term Arts & Crafts

Mon 30 May 2016
Do you enjoy making and creating? We do! So we're celebrating the arrival of spring with some flowery arts and crafts activities. Just find our arts team during your visit and get crafting!

May Half Term Pumpkin Seed Planting

Tue 31 May 2016
Tick off one of your 50 Things To Do Before You're 11 ¾ with pumpkin seed planting in the Mill's island garden.
Winchester City Mill


Winchester City Mill

Our work

Winchester City Mill


Children enjoying a milling demonstration at Winchester City Mill

Visit Winchester City Mill with your education group 

Winchester City Mill is able to provide first-hand experiences that cannot be recreated in the classroom. With two floors and garden to explore, informative guided tours, exciting hands-on activities and interesting audio-visual displays to enjoy, there is something for all ages and abilities.

Educational Group Membership

If you intend to bring groups to visit National Trust places for educational purposes, it's much cheaper to join our Educational Group Membership scheme.