Winchester City Mill

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

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

May half-term trail

Sat 26 May 2018
Visit Winchester City Mill and join in with our brand new duck-themed trail, everyday this half-term, to win a prize.

Duck race registration

Sat 26 May 2018
May half-term is your first opportunity to sponsor a bath tub racing duck for our River Itchen duck race on 25 August. They'll be available to sponsor until all 2000 have been snapped up.

2018 Seasonal Baking Demonstrations

Sat 26 May 2018
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 pumpkin seed planting

Tue 29 May 2018
Tick off one of your 50 Things To Do Before You're 11 ¾ with pumpkin seed planting in the Mill's island garden.

2018 Milling Demonstrations

Sat 07 Jul 2018
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.

Duck Race on the River Itchen

Sat 25 Aug 2018
Sponsor a racing duck from £2 and take part in our action-packed afternoon at Winchester City Mill. The fun starts at 11am, with cake stalls and activities for all the family, and the race begins at 2pm.
Winchester City Mill

Eating and shopping

The Headlands range is inspired by the wild coastline we look after.

Shopping at Winchester City Mill 

Escape the hustle and bustle of the City Centre when you visit Winchester City Mill. Our shop stocks a wide variety of unique items, including many you won’t see on the high street, and which make the perfect gift for friends and family. With our very own wholemeal flour, wide variety of local products and South Downs information, there’s something for everyone.

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Winchester City Mill

Our work

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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.