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Great place to see an old time roller mill building and all of its inner workings good time for all... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2016
gwebb765
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Greencastle, Indiana
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Take a trip back in time

We visit the roller mill with guests 2-3 times a year and always during the famous Parke County... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2017
Charlene P
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Jun 24, 2018
“Yet another ghost town”
Jul 10, 2017
“Take a trip back in time”
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The Mansfield Mill is an 1880's roller mill situated on Big Raccoon Creek. It is open for tours during the Mushroom Festival the last weekend in April, The Beans and Cornbread Day event the second weekend in Septepmber, and the 10 days of the Parke...more
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6089 South Mill Road, Mansfield, IN 47872
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

Indiana seems to not cherish its historic sites. Finding this one is difficult enough, my gps did not recognise the name nor the town! But maybe that's because it is abandoned. A recent Sunday drive took us to site that was once an amazing place,...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2017

We visit the roller mill with guests 2-3 times a year and always during the famous Parke County Covered Bridge Festival. It is a working mill and you can buy their products and others there as well. It's very scenic, next to one of the...More

Thank Charlene P
Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

It's a good place to visit. Love the sound of the water and watching the wild animals. The peaceful and quiet when the festival is not there. Takes you back to simpler time when you can hear yourself think no trains or traffic.

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Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

Great place to see an old time roller mill building and all of its inner workings good time for all we went during the covered bridge festival in August

Thank gwebb765
Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

If you can make it to the festival in the fall it is totally worth the drive. There are vendors, food, and beautiful scenery. We have been for the past 3 years and I enjoy it along with other locations each time.

Thank Olivia L
Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

A renovated mill showing flour mill operations. Staffed w park district experts who are most helpful. Good local stories of Tex Terry and his participation in Mansfield as well

Thank Deggto
Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

May I. Say this...Covered Bridge 🌉, Mushroom 🍄, Strawberry festivals are great here in the middle of nowhere off State road 59..between 40 & 36 in beautiful Parke County, Indiana enjoy a walk and gander at all the booths during a festival will take all...More

Thank Kcash1227
Reviewed January 1, 2016

Mansfield is a tiny village with an historic grist mill and covered bridge that is bustling during the Covered Bridge Festival held each October. The rest of the year it is devoid of people and all shops are closed. Know before you go since it...More

Thank 54Nancy54
Ross P, Interpretive Naturalist at Mansfield Roller Mill State Historical Site, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2016

Hi 54Nancy54 This is mostly true in the winter time, however the Mansfield Mill and the Mansfield village are also open for Mansfield's Mushroom Festival and Car Show the last weekend in April. The Mill and a couple shops are open for Beans and Cornbread...More

Reviewed November 3, 2015

Beautiful for picture takin . family fun love the covered bridge and the rolling mill!!!! Great historical pkace

Thank Rhonda A
Reviewed August 11, 2015

Interesting to see...disappointing that it was closed! A few of the towns around these bridges are uninhabited during the off season. Word has it they will be bustling during the bridge festival!

Thank MTB-Illinois
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