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not open for visits yet but looks fun

had heard about the mill so found it and did a looking through the fence tour. Mill wheel was... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
texastraveller77
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Texas
Open only 4th Sunday of month from 2:00-5:00 p.m. March through October

This is a wonderful replica of the mill built by Pennsylvania millwright Thomas Anderson after... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2016
capitollover
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Austin, Texas
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Mar 11, 2018
“not open for visits yet but looks fun”
Oct 23, 2016
“Open only 4th Sunday of month from 2:00-5:00 p.m. March through October”
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13974 Fm 2769, Volente, TX 78641-9442
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

had heard about the mill so found it and did a looking through the fence tour. Mill wheel was turning, looked great, good parking (road out front is tough to get back on). Will be back in March 25th for inside the fence

Thank texastraveller77
Reviewed October 23, 2016

This is a wonderful replica of the mill built by Pennsylvania millwright Thomas Anderson after settling on Cypress Creek in the 1850s. The mill also produced gunpowder during the Civil War, which in and of itself, is a fascinating story.. Docents provide the historical background...More

Thank capitollover
Reviewed March 20, 2016

This was a cool thing to stumble upon. We were coming back from the Oasis on Bullick Hollow rd and there was a sign for the historic Anderson mill open house. It was free and had lots of parking. The grist mill wheel has been...More

Thank Cindy Z
Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

The beautifully maintained grounds feature a working mill, interactive demonstrations and historical artifacts exhibits. If you're interested in the early history of settlement in the Texas hill country, this may be the most authentic look you'll get. A great stop for a Sunday afternoon drive...More

Thank jameslarsen1
Reviewed November 15, 2015

You don't see one of these everyday. This is a restored/working water mill that's only open one day per month. Last Sunday of each month if I recall correctly. It's run by friendly and knowledgeable volunteers so they might provide access on other days for...More

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