Horsey Windpump

More about this place

Horsey Windpump

Things to see and do

a white boat with a brown wooden cabin top parked by a jetty

Ross' Wildlife Boat Trips at Horsey Windpump 

Discover the 'hidden' Norfolk Broads by taking a wildlife boat trip from the Staithe at Horsey Windpump. Ross' Wildlife Boat Trips offers an informal and relaxing boat ride across Horsey Mere with opportunities to see the often rare wildlife that in habits this corner of Norfolk.

Horsey Windpump

What's on

Upcoming events

National Mills Weekend

Sat 12 May 2018
As part of the National Mills Weekend, the National Trust team will be on hand to answer your questions about Horsey Windpump and the restoration project that has brought her back to life.
Horsey Windpump


Black and white photo of Horsey Windpump in the 1920s

The History of Horsey Windpump 

Horsey Windpump has had a dramatic history – it has survived floods, a lightning strike, a collapse, storms and gale force winds. Standing on the site of an older 'Black Mill', Horsey Windpump is one of the youngest windpumps on the Norfolk Broads.

Horsey Windpump

Places to stay

Horsey Barns Exterior

Horsey Barns Holiday Cottages 

Why not stay within walking distance of Horsey Windpump, and the sea on the edge of the Norfolk Broads National Park? These traditional Norfolk buildings have been carefully converted to provide warm and comfortable holiday accommodation of great character.

Horsey Windpump


a snowy white seal pup sitting on the sand with its mum close behind

Seals at Horsey 

The seals on Horsey beach are a real delight for visitors who can get great close of up views on foot. Friends of Horsey Seals do a really great job in caring for them and have some useful information on responsible viewing.

Horsey Windpump

Our work


The use of drones (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) on the Norfolk Coast 

The unauthorised use of UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) or drones as they are more commonly known, is not permitted on or over National Trust land as part of our byelaws without the necessary required qualifications and a licence granted by us. Find out more here.