Worsbrough Mill and Country Park

Worsbrough Mill and Country Park
Worsbrough, South Yorkshire

Average visit time – 1.5-2 hours

Things to do at Worsbrough Mill and Country Park review

Worsbrough Mill is a 17th-century working watermill that is set in a 240-acre country park near Worsbrough in South Yorkshire. It is a museum that has recently received extra funding to include new interactive display panels around the site.

Visitors can tour the working watermill and learn all about the milling process from beginning to end. The mill produces a range of premium quality organic flowers. Tours of the mill and demonstrations take place regularly throughout the year. You can also explore the country park either on foot or by bike. There is a 60-acre reservoir that is a haven for wildlife and regularly attracts birdwatchers and anglers.

There are three walks within the boundaries of the park. The Owl walk is a 5km walk that incorporates many past industries, this path can be muddy. The Badger walk is a 3.5km walk that is fairly level and suitable for wheelchairs. The Fox walk is also fairly level and again suitable for wheelchairs, this is approximately 2km in length. You can pick up leaflets about the walks from the Mill shop and tea room.

There is a playground on-site. The play equipment is designed for children up to eight years of age and has been chosen to ensure access for all children regardless of their physical abilities. They host a wide range of family-friendly events throughout the year. This includes family fun weekends and treasure hunts.

Covid 19: Due to current restrictions not everything will be open, or it may be open differently to normal, at the attraction that you are visiting. Please consult their social media accounts, give them a call or visit their website if you can’t find the information you are looking for.

FAQ and Further Information Worsbrough Mill and Country Park

Address: Worsbrough Bridge, Worsbrough, Barnsley S70 5LJ, South Yorkshire, England. Phone: 01226 774527

Category – Museum and Park – Indoors and Outdoors – Suitable for all ages

Is there food and drink available?

There is a tea room serving hot and cold food and drinks. You are welcome to bring a picnic.

What are the main things to do?

Working mill you can explore with regular tours, large country park with reservoir and a playground for younger children. There are toilets and a tea room.

What are the ticket prices?

*Prices are subject to change and/or discounts online. *FREE. The mill and park are free to visit, donations are welcome.

Is there parking?

There is a small charge to park. All-day parking is £3.

When are they open?

They are open during school holidays and most weekends. For up to date opening times please visit their website.

Dog friendly?

Dogs are allowed in the Country Park but please keep them on a lead around children, ducks, geese and sheep.

Are they accessible?

Worsbrough Mill and Country Park
Worsbrough Mill and Country Park
Worsbrough Mill and Country Park
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