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Closed when we visited. Pretty place. Historical building. Took pix and left. Ther was a store... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sherry S
Historic mill

This old mill could use a little TLC to make it come back to life. Interesting place to visit if... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
NannylovesG
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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Closed when we visited. Pretty place. Historical building. Took pix and left. Ther was a store next door. We didn't visit it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sherry S
Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

This old mill could use a little TLC to make it come back to life. Interesting place to visit if you're into that sort of thing. There is a shop across the street that is jam packed with a variety of old and new goods.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NannylovesG
Reviewed October 8, 2018

This old mill has been restored & has lots of info. visited several years ago as the work was being completed

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barbara H
Reviewed September 23, 2018

The mill is open but not running. The tour is self guided and will take you about 5 minutes. There is a little store accross the street with many different items from crafts to baby gifts and more. The view was nice. It was free...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 17, 2018

Always enjoy visiting historical sites. Very interesting and with a great gift shop. Only a short drive from Abingdon

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Sam B
Reviewed August 13, 2018

White's Mill is an interesting place to spend a little time when in the Abingdon area. Though it is out of the way, it is worth the drive out there. The antique store/gift shop is great.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kenneth T
Reviewed July 12, 2018

While staying in Abingdon and looking for some sightseeing activity, our front desk at the hotel recommended we visit White's Mill. We did. A few miles out, but a nice scenic drive. Once there, we found out it was a self-tour. Then we walked over...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 1beach-nut
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Although the mill only operates on a part-time basis, it is open for browsing. Students from the nearby college are researching and developing the history of the mill and the people who ran it and their customers. That makes it interesting. Across the street there...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank cslate0317
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

Mill built in the early 1700s still in operation. While the outside of the mill has been restored, the inside definitely has some beams that have seen some history. The machines inside the building are amazing and seem to be in pretty good condition. According...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 962anthonyp
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Abingdon visitor's guide makes this site look close to town, but it's really 4-5 miles out. The little arrow on the map means a long drive. It's a historic mill with a self guided tour. The water wheel was not running...much less the mill. Looked...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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