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Visit on a demonstration day

Peirce Mill is the only mill remaining out of 8 that originally operated on Rock Creek. It is a... read more

Reviewed August 26, 2018
Brendan S
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Arlington, Virginia
Nice historic site in Rock Creek Park

Restored historic mill in a nice setting along Rock Creek. Visit on weekends in the warmer months... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2018
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Aug 26, 2018
“Visit on a demonstration day”
Apr 1, 2018
“Nice historic site in Rock Creek Park”
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

Peirce Mill is the only mill remaining out of 8 that originally operated on Rock Creek. It is a three-story building with all levels accessible. There is also a barn nearby with a short video on the milling process and some other information about the...More

Thank Brendan S
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed browsing through the old mill and getting a feel for what life was like in the early/mid 1800s. Pretty amazing what people accomplished without modern machinery! The park ranger was very friendly and full of interesting tidbits. On her recommendation we walked across...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2018

Restored historic mill in a nice setting along Rock Creek. Visit on weekends in the warmer months to get inside. It was originally restored back in the 1930s; you can do a self guided tour and read signage explaining the history, but there were several...More

Thank ZachF247
Reviewed June 5, 2017

You dont often see a historic mill in the centre of Washington DC but that is what Pierce Mill is. One of the many mills that used to be along Rock Creek, it is the only one left that has been restored and is open...More

Thank Mel B
Reviewed December 4, 2016

We had an excellent tour with a very knowledgeable guide who greeted us at the door and asked if we wanted the guided tour or look on our own. Definitely take the guided tour! Learned really interesting facts about the mill, it's history and history...More

Thank GBruz
Reviewed September 14, 2015

The Peirce Mill is part of the Peirce Plantation in the early 1800. It was restored and completed recently and is now open for visitors. If you come to enjoy your bike ride or the weekend picnic, add the place on your list to visit....More

Thank Prawet J
Reviewed August 3, 2014

The Peirce Mill is a historic mill building located in Rock Creek Park close to the waterfalls. It was built in 1820 and restored in1997. Its very well preserved. It has a few items inside. The area around is really nice. Free of charge.

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