Mill Green Museum and Mill

Mill Green Museum and Mill
Mill Green
Hatfield
Hertfordshire
AL9 5PD
England

logo: Heritage Open Days 2014

Website

www.welhat.gov.uk/museum

E-mail

museum@welhat.gov.uk

Telephone

01707 271362

Fax

01707 272511

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
C18 working water mill
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A local history museum for the Welwyn Hatfield District, housed in the former Miller's House dating back to the sixteenth century. Three galleries housing local artefacts or temporary exhibitions.
Adjacent to the museum is a fully restored, working, eighteenth century corn mill powered by the River Lea. Milling every week on Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday. Mill Green organic flour on sale.
Jubilee garden with picnic tables, knot garden and herb trail. Riverside setting.

Venue Type:

Museum, Industrial heritage site, Heritage site

Opening hours

Tues-Thu 1000-1700
Sun & Bank Holidays 1400-1700
Closed Mon,Fri and Sat

Admission charges

Entry to the grounds is FREE but adults will be charged £2.50 to enter the museum. Children under 16 FREE.
Entry for one adult accompanying a child on a booked activity (£4.00+) FREE.
Children must have a parent or guardian on the premises at all times during their visit, unless otherwise stated.
We have tea and coffee facilities for parents and grandparents to enjoy. Children like our hot chocolate, too!

Additional info

Our resources room is open on Thursday mornings between 10:00 and 12 noon, or other times by appointment. You can browse through old photographs, search local history information files or just chat to our volunteer local history enthusiasts who staff the facility.

Collection details

Archaeology, Archives, Coins and Medals, Costume and Textiles, Decorative and Applied Art, Fine Art, Natural Sciences, Science and Technology, Social History

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
photograph of pine cone

Floristry Workshop

  • 6 December 2014 10am-1pm

Join this fun workshop aimed at floristry beginners. Make a traditional personalised door wreath from a range of materials supplied. Learn lots of professional tips and techniques that you can apply to other floral creations. You will be amazed at what you will be able to create under the expert guidance of Helen Pardoe.

Suitable for

  • 18+
  • 14-15
  • 16-17

Admission

£42.00 inc VAT.

Website

http://www.welhat.gov.uk/article/4122/Craft-Courses-and-Workshops

Resources listed here may include websites, bookable tours and workshops, books, loan boxes and more. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all.

Young Archaeologists' Club (YAC)

http://www.welhat.gov.uk/leisureculture/museumservice/youngarchaeologistclub

The Hatfield branch of the Young Archaeologists' Club is hosted by Mill Green Museum and Mill. Meetings are held on the 3rd weekend of every month (excluding December and Summer holidays) for various archaeological and historical activities and explorations, including trips to places of historical interest.

How to obtain

Membership is not necessary but as there is an open list for meetings, they can get busy so it is important to email or call before the meeting to inform organisers that you will be attending. Contact Sarah Adamson on s.adamson@welhat.gov.uk or 01707 271362.

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