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Great for young children

Fantastic community place for learning a bit about science (magnets, prisms etc), about plants... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
TopCatUK1976
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Nottingham
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A windmill in the city

This place was quite a cool find. They let us go inside even though it was working, as we got to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
sophiajackson1203
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Seattle, Washington
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Green's Windmill is a restored 19th Century tower mill, once home to mathematical physicist George Green. Turning again since 1986, climb to the top of our windmill and see how our sails turn grain into flour. In our interactive Science Centre...more
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic community place for learning a bit about science (magnets, prisms etc), about plants (great allotment with kids activities), a working windmill where you can learn about the process of flour making. We had a birthday party there for my 5 year old and it...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This place was quite a cool find. They let us go inside even though it was working, as we got to see the flour being ground. Very cool short experience. The gift shop/office wasnt great, but that isn't why we went.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I know the place has a nice story which implies a windmill and a mathematical formula, I can't remember it well, but it's a nice park and it has a pretty view over Notthingham.

Thank Georgianul
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The windmill site is run by volunteers and the whole family really enjoyed learning about the windmill. It's very small but a hidden gem It's interesting to see it's place in history and today.

Thank David G
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Fantastic free morning ,lots of activity,windmill was working,my grandson loved it. Plenty car parking,2 hours free parking,would highly recomend,

Thank 864Anne
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

We visited the mill today for the first time with a very excited 3 year old. Having worked in the city for 7 years, I'm surprised I'd not heard more about this little gem, that's located only a stones throw away from the centre. We...More

4  Thank Lucy W
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

After visiting William Booth museum we went across the road to the windmill and were pleased we did. The-mill is working well and we purchased flour that had been ground there. A really good day’s outing when combined with the museum and lunch at Blend,...More

Thank Joneses3805
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Finally got around to visiting having loved in Nottingham 17 years. About 10 to 15 minutes walk from the centre of Nottingham into a slightly run-down part of Nottingham. Very impressed by the science exhibition and surprised to find out that a miller was arguably...More

1  Thank Anton_Smith
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Green's Mill is a great place to come with smaller children (ie under the age of 12-14). Besides being a nice working mill it also has a small science centre which will keep youngsters occupied and enthralled. There is a nice park around the mill...More

1  Thank Mike F
Reviewed June 6, 2018

Lovely windmill, it's still working so we could watch a man making working in it. The science centre is small but its still interesting with a interactive things for kids to do. There was a factual kids film playing and there was also a priced...More

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george t
June 16, 2018|
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Response from Kate L | Reviewed this property |
Percfectly walkable from the centre! If you head towards sneiton, and pass where the market would be it’s not far from there. You can use google maps or ask someone to point you in the right direction.
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Sarah C
August 17, 2017|
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Response from cranhamrebecca | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I wouldn't advise walking from the centre unless you are happy to walk for half an hour or so. There's not much around the windmill and so bare that in mind when you set off!
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Ryan C
March 30, 2017|
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Response from Greenswindmill | Property representative |
Hi Ryan, entrance to the windmill and science centre is free. We do however accept donations for the charity that runs the mill. Work on the exterior has most been completed, and the majority of the scaffolding is currently... More
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