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Greenbank Mills & Philips Farm

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Excellent Local History

This little mill is nearly hidden in plain view. They have nice programs and the place has a long... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2017
Thomas G
A Place in the Country, right next door!

I worked for Girl Scout of the Chesapeake Bay and was always looking for a place to visit that was... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2016
Brenda S
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Wilmington, Delaware, United States
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Apr 26, 2017
“Excellent Local History”
Jun 21, 2016
“A Place in the Country, right next door!”
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Greenbank Mills & Philips Farm is a living history museum with tours and programs focusing on a variety of aspects of the Early Republic (1790-1830): the gristmill, the textile factory, and daily life at the 1794 Philips House and 19th century farm...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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500 Greenbank Rd, Wilmington, DE 19808-3119
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Reviewed April 26, 2017

This little mill is nearly hidden in plain view. They have nice programs and the place has a long and storied history.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Thomas G
Management response:Responded April 28, 2017

So happy that you have enjoyed your visits to our wonderful historic site, Thomas! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed June 21, 2016

I worked for Girl Scout of the Chesapeake Bay and was always looking for a place to visit that was interesting, not too expensive and would lend itself to earning badges. The Greenbank farm fills every ticket. The Revolutionary period farm features sheep (their specialty)...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Management response:Responded April 28, 2017

Thank you very much for such a wonderful description of our site. We are so happy that you and the Girl Scouts enjoyed the day kicking it colonial with us.

Reviewed February 14, 2016

Greenbank has heritage sheep, a great location, and a bit of history. Particularly look for their special events, like sheep shearing, and let the kids see how people made cloth and dyed it from their gardens, not so long ago. Fun when the steam train...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Management response:Responded April 28, 2017

Thank you! We hope to see you back again for this year's Shearing Day & Herb Sale! Each year we're looking to improve the event to make it even better for our visitors.

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mrycik
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Response from greenbankmills | Property representative |
Thank you for reaching out! We are open the second Saturday of every month from 10am-2pm. If you would like to have a weekday tour, we would be happy to arrange a tour time specific to you by appointment, please just call... More
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