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Welcome to the Thomas Dexter Grist Mill! We offer tours of our mid-17th century grist mill nestled in the heart of Sandwich all 7 days of the week. As a fully operating site, we also sell fresh bags of our famous corn meal. Our mill is the perfect...more
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Beautiful area with an old world feel. Tourists will love the area with the Glass Museum across the street, beautiful old churches and antique homes all around. A tranquil New England setting! Must see!
The mill sits in a beautiful setting with a picturesque backdrop of ponds and wooded hills - it is hard to believe it is in the centre of the biggest town in the region. The guides who give you the history of the mill are...More
The pond-side location is picturesque, but the real fun is experiencing the workings of a traditional mill. Two visitors, concentrating fiercely, helped the guide release the gate that starts water flowing to turn the wheel. The small mill comes alive with the sounds of water...More
When walking around Sandwich center, you will feel like you have been transported back in time. The old but well restored grist mill still has freshly ground corn, the swans and ducks swim serenely on Shawme Pond, you can visit the old cemetery with graves...More
Visited on a very pleasant Sunday afternoon, quite late in the day, so we got a very quick tour of the mill. The two gentlemen running the mill were extremely knowledgeable and helpful. The mill is well maintained and in full working order and worth...More