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Essex, Bedfordshire & Hertfordshire

Bourne Mill

Picturesque watermill with working waterwheel.

Bourne Road, Colchester, Essex, CO2 8RT

View across the pond of Bourne Mill, Essex

Important notice

Bourne Mill will reopen for EASTER ADVENTURES, Friday 29 March - Monday 1 April, 11:00 - 4:00. Free entry. Family activities, crafts, games and historical tours. Egg trails £3 per person.

Planning your visit

A girl writes with a quill pen in the Schoolroom at the Apprentice House at Quarry Bank Mill
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School visits to Bourne Mill 

Plan your school visit to explore the wildlife, history and culture of this historic site with our lesson ideas and resources.

View across the pond of Bourne Mill, Essex
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Visiting Bourne Mill with your dog 

Dogs on leads are welcome at Bourne Mill. This article explains where your dogs can and can't go, the facilities we provide for them and our Canine Code.

Visitors descending a path through the Rock Garden at Cragside, Northumberland

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