Visitors are welcome at the Mill on Thursday Mornings throughout the year when volunteers are working on site and depending on the level of maintenance activity may be available to give a guided tour.
In 2019 the mill will be open on the first Sunday of each month, when we hold Event Days and Open Afternoons. In addition we will also be open for National Mills Weekend on the 12th May. *NEW FOR 2019 – a complimentary minibus will be available from The Thatched Inn on all Open Afternoons and Event Days.
|Opening Date||What's On||Times|
|7th April||Open Afternoon||2pm-5pm|
|5th May||Event Day: 'Music and Morris'||11pm-5pm|
|12th May||National Mills Weekend : Opening times will be available nearer the date.|
|2nd June||Open Afternoon||2pm-5pm|
|7th July||Open Afternoon||2pm-5pm|
|4th August||Open Afternoon||2pm-5pm|
|1st September||Event Day||11pm-5pm|
|6th October||Open Afternoon||2pm-5pm|
On Event Days we run several regular activities and host varied attractions. The mill itself is also open, with refreshments, mill gifts and memorabilia available.
A complimentary minibus will be provided every 20 minutes from The Thatched Inn, Grand Avenue. Groups can also be picked up by minibus from Hassocks Station by prior arrangement. Please contact us if you are interested.
Entry is by a Voluntary Donation of £5 per person or £10 per family.
On Open Afternoons volunteers available to give guided tours and serve refreshments.
There is no parking at the mill but it can be reached with a pleasant walk via Oldlands Lane, Keymer, or Lodge Hill Lane, Ditchling. In addition to this, from 2019 a complimentary minibus will be provided every 20 minutes from The Thatched Inn, Grand Avenue.
Entry is by a Voluntary Donation of £3 per person or £5 per family.
We always welcome new volunteers to help on these days (this may be on stalls, giving guided tours, serving refreshments etc.), or to contribute to our publicity drives and to support our fund-raising activities. Fred Maillardet will be very pleased to hear from anyone who feels they could contribute in any way. Tel: 01273 842342.