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Mid-America Windmill Museum

732 S Allen Chapel Rd, Kendallville, IN 46755-3220
+1 260-347-0875
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Neat windmill collection

Windmills have a long connection to this area. Greatest concentration of manufacturers of mills at... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Osprey, Florida
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Little known Americana

Quite interesting indoor/outdoor museum. Lovely setting to learn about American windmills and, if... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
Miriam R
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Set on 37 acres, this museum includes 42 windmills in various stages of repair.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good30%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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732 S Allen Chapel Rd, Kendallville, IN 46755-3220
+1 260-347-0875
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Windmills have a long connection to this area. Greatest concentration of manufacturers of mills at the beginning of the 20th century. They have many to see inside and out. Volunteer on duty on the day of our visit was very well informed and helpful in...More

Thank spikenails
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Quite interesting indoor/outdoor museum. Lovely setting to learn about American windmills and, if you have kids, they can play among them.

Thank Miriam R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Got there after closing, but we walked around and got to see some fine windmills. This looks nicely done and taken care of. If you like the subtle differences in this machinery, you should visit. I only wish there had been a slot or lock-box...More

Thank Q1972GUjeffl
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This is OK if you like windmills ; ) If you have an hour and are interested go ahead and walk the grounds and see some fascinating mills. I believe this is part of a triathlon course as well.

Thank daqattaq
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We went for a drive and stopped in and it was a great museum. Very peaceful, lots of history and lots to learn. The volunteer was full of good info. The old barn by itself was wonderful to see, the beams were hand cut ....More

Thank Penny F
Reviewed 6 May 2017

A collection of 53 windmills on display with a pedestrian covered bridge and Koi (goldfish) pond. Knowledgeable volunteers. Meeting hall for weddings, birthdays, or reunions. Nice and clean. Reasonable priced. A delightful find.

Thank Renate P
Reviewed 30 April 2017

If you like history, local color, and learning how things work, this is a fun, low-key place to visit. This town has a long history with windmills, and the docents are passionate about their windmills. Highly recommended!

1  Thank karmar296
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is the nicest museum for families to visit. It is not huge, but has something to enjoy for everyone...

Thank sharonsR3309TP
Reviewed 12 November 2016

This is a great place to view all the old time windmills that were once very popular with farmers. Lots of different types and manufacturers. The volunteer that showed us around was very knowledgeable about the differences in the windmills and their history. Nice place...More

Thank LJ K
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

A museum about windmills that most of us have seen, but have never known the history about! Docent takes you through 15/20 min background of windmills, then you watch a 5 min video - then off to see the windmills in action - this is...More

Thank Porthos7
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