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Cambridgeshire

Houghton Mill and Waterclose Meadows

Impressive working 18th-century watermill and campsite

Mill Lane, Houghton, near Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, PE28 2AZ

Daffodils on the bank at Houghton Mill by the river

Important notice

Due to ongoing maintenance work and flooding, the opening of the mill has been delayed until 20 March and the opening of the campsite until 6 March. If you are visiting us, please note that the tea-room is open but car parking space is limited.

Planning your visit

Houghton Mill and Waterclose Meadows, Cambridgeshire
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Booking your visit to Houghton Mill 

Houghton Mill is open for guided tours Wednesday to Saturday. You’ll need to pre-book your tickets for the guided tours only. No booking is required Sunday. If you're planning a visit, read this article to find out everything you need to know.

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Visiting Houghton Mill with your dog 

Houghton Mill is a one pawprint rated place. Dogs are welcome to enjoy the many walks and meadows surrounding the mill. We ask that dogs are kept on a lead at all times. Assistance dogs only are allowed inside the mill and tea-room. Find out everything you need to know about visiting with a dog.

A family is ticking off the activity sheet on the Easter trail.

Easter egg hunt at Houghton Mill 

Join us this Easter for a nature-inspired Easter egg trail at Houghton Mill. Our fun-packed trail runs from 29 March - 1 April 2024, so don't miss out! Please click here to find out more and book a space.

Two visitors exploring the garden in spring at Quarry Bank, Cheshire

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