Holgate Windmill, York’s last surviving windmill and the oldest 5-sailed windmill in the country is now fully restored and producing traditional stone-ground flour.
Come and visit us on one of our regular open days throughout the year to talk to our knowledgeable volunteers and see how it’s done, or purchase flour (and a wide range of other gifts) any Saturday morning, 10:00 till 12:00.
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An extra treat for mill visitors on Bank Holiday Monday. We will have a demonstration of bread making in our gazebo by Maddalena and Lucia. This is a free event in addition to our Easter egg trail. Visitors will also be able to explore the mill an...
A huge thank you to all of the volunteers and cake-eaters who made our day at St. Crux so successful; over £1000 was raised.
Visit the mill on Bank Holiday Monday, 17th April, and join in our children's Easter trail around the mill. 50p for the trail and win a chocolatey prize. Mill open 11am - 4pm. Admission £3 adults, £1 children 5 - 18 yrs, under 5s free.
Two of our volunteers, Anna and Jen, met Chris Gutch at the mill. He is descended from the family who owned the windmill from at least 1877 up to 1939. He enjoyed being reunited with his family's mill. If anyone has memories of, or connections to...
See you all on Friday 10am - 4pm at St. Crux for our fundraising day. Warming homemade soup and delicious scones and cakes plus bric-a-brac stalls. Come and join us.
We are so proud to be one of three York-based voluntary groups which have been shortlisted for a prestigious Royal award. Holgate Windmill Preservation Society, York Against Cancer and Older Citizens Advocacy York have been shortlisted for the Qu...
The mill will be open on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th February. 11am - 4pm. Join us for pancakes from 11am on Sunday morning - come early before the batter runs out.