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A Great Mill

The history of this place is amazing. Sadly, it is not is its original surrounding... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
JohnBCowgill
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
A fun visit

This is an old functioning mill in a serene park. I have gone there just to walk around as well as... read more

Reviewed December 21, 2017
Rama S
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Jun 18, 2018
“A Great Mill”
Dec 21, 2017
“A fun visit”
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10017 Colvin Run Rd, Great Falls, VA 22066-1834
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

The history of this place is amazing. Sadly, it is not is its original surrounding, but it is still a great mill to see.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

This is an old functioning mill in a serene park. I have gone there just to walk around as well as a tour of the park and the mill. The guides were local volunteers providing valuable information. A must see for ice cream.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Rama S
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

I had been to Colvin run Mill several times over the past years however I never knew that there was a general store which is open to the public with some real historical items, penny candy etc. and freshly ground cornmeal, wheat and other products....More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Haikulei07
Reviewed January 26, 2017

I got to the park right around 12 and met one of the workers (turned out to be the Assistant Miller) as he was leaving the General Store. He was a bit surprised to see me and after he ran around for a bit, I...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed January 23, 2017

The mill is nice. We did not take the guided tour, but the brochure offered good information to lead us through on our own. The mill itself is nice from the outside. When we were there, it looks like they are doing to some repairs...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Very small and after a quick look I'd figured there was not much to see except the water mill and a small park.

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed November 9, 2016

Colvin Run Mill Park is a lovely place at the corner of Route 7 and Colvin Mill Rd in Great Falls and bordering on Reston. The Mill is an actual working mill and a great place to stroll, look around, and enjoy some peace and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Paula D
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Subject: Colvin Run Mill Park Location: Great Falls, Fairfax County, Virginia, United States, North America Title: A trip to the mill ID#: 429071441 We have been numerous times as it is close by. Have taken family and friends to visit. Check the website for hours...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank shisa
Reviewed August 1, 2016

The mill itself is in superb condition. They'll even show you how it works and mill actual grain. They take pride in making it an educational experience and its well worth the trip as a result.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank dctrentster
Reviewed July 25, 2016

On a recent summer weekend, we attended a special event that included; wheat grinding, wood carving and a blacksmith demonstration at the Mill. Our two grandchildren ages 3 and 5 enjoyed all the activities and it was a well suited outing for children this age....More

Date of experience: July 2016
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