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Old Stone Mill National Historic Site

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Walk in the past

This mill is truly spectacular in every way. The tour is wonderful. Staff are very knowledgable... read more

Reviewed November 7, 2018
Delta, Canada
Historical Mill linked to Denault Mansion

We only planned to have a 20 minute tour after being given three choices but we ended up staying 45... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2018
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The Old Stone Mill National Historic Site showcases early milling technology and 1800s industrial heritage through demonstrations, interactive exhibitions and public programs and events. The mill was built in 1810 and is one of the finest examples...more
46 King St, Delta, Rideau Lakes, Ontario K0E 1G0, Canada
+1 613-928-2584
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

This mill is truly spectacular in every way. The tour is wonderful. Staff are very knowledgable. Have been several times

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JayShawn2018
Reviewed July 2, 2018

We only planned to have a 20 minute tour after being given three choices but we ended up staying 45 minutes as it was so interesting, We had stayed at Denault Mansion and Walter was one of the owners,

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank guglil
Reviewed June 26, 2018

Stop here and get a sense of both history, as well as potential for quality restoration. Enthusiastic guides. Worth your time.

Date of experience: June 2018
Reviewed June 4, 2018

If you're one of those people who think that history isn't only about rich and famous people and their big houses and palaces and about famous events and dates, but that history was made by the thousands of everyday people like you and me, living...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank SSB36
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Saw a sign for the Old Stone Mill & decided to check it out. Wow! This was one of the most informative & intriguing tours we have been on in a long time. The Mill itself is beautiful. The guides are very knowledgable & passionate...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 2, 2017

The displays in the mill were very well marked and informative and a person walking throughout to answer any questions we may have. Well preserved piece of local history.

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Donna H
Reviewed June 19, 2017

The building is a stunning feature of the main street of Delta. Every Saturday fresh bread is for sale made from flower ground at the mill. The displays are very detailed and informative. Knowledgable guides will walk you through the buildings history and dxplain the...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Nannagrandma
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

We had a guided tour with a lady called Annah. It was absolutely amazing. She is so engaging, knowledgeable and full of stories about the Mill and surrounding areas. The Mill is very well preserved with amazing architecture of that time and great photo opportunities...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank ShawnAnnelize
Reviewed August 1, 2016

There were lots of staff available for tours on the Wednesday that I showed up there, alone. The young student that showed me around was able to answer all of my questions and the staff were versed not only on their own Mill but also...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Susan K
Reviewed July 23, 2016

We were guided round this restored mill by an enthusiastic and knowledgable summer student. The mill itself has been wonderfully restored and still grinds on certain days. We came away from the experience thoughtful of the early pioneers and the hard work which has made...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank glmurraylea
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