Welcome to Holgate Windmill

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.

2023 WINDMILL OPEN DAYS

Holgate Windmill will be open for visitors:-

  • Every Saturday morning from 10:00 to 12:00
  • Every Sunday  afternoon from 2nd April to 29th October from 13:00 to 16:00
  • If you would like to see the mill in operation we will also be open for visitors between 10.00 and 12:00 on our milling days which are every Wednesday and Friday.

OUR 2023 EVENTS PROGRAM AND DETAILS OF THE MINI MILLER SESSIONS WILL BE PUBLISHED SHORTLY

 

SHOP OPENING TIMES

The shop is open every Saturday between 10 and 12 for sale of flour and other windmill related goods.

 

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1 week ago

Holgate Windmill

This fabulous book by Charlotte Graham called Yorkshire People features some of our volunteers on the front cover! To order go to the Charlotte Graham Photography website. The description says “For those who are proud to live in Yorkshire, as well as visitors to the county, this book is a must. Look through these photographs and you will quickly see what makes Yorkshire special.” A lovely book featuring some beautiful photos and 10% from the sale of each book will be made to the British Heart Foundation! #holgatewindmill #holgatewindmillpreservationsociety #holgatewindmill #yorkshirepeople #charlottegrahamphotography #charlottegraham @charlottegrahamphotography #support #britishheartfoundation #tradcornmillersguild ... See MoreSee Less

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2 weeks ago

Holgate Windmill

#holgatewindmill #holgate #yorkwindmill #windmill #windmills #WindmillWednesday #windmillsofinstagram #tradcornmillersguild #york #yorkresidentsweekend #visityork ✨ Visit York ✨ #exploreyork @explore_york ... See MoreSee Less

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3 weeks ago

Holgate Windmill

Our doors will be open this morning between 10 and 12 for sale of flour and for visitors to look round. #holgatewindmill #holgate #windmill #windmills #windmillsofinstagram #tradcornmillersguild #yorkwindmill #visityork ✨ Visit York ✨ #exploreyork @explore_york #wholemealflour #windmillflour ... See MoreSee Less

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4 weeks ago

Holgate Windmill

This amazing photo taken by Nick Ansell. #holgatewindmill #holgate #windmill #windmillsofinstagram #windmills #tradcornmillersguild #visityork ✨ Visit York ✨ #makeityork york.uk #exploreyork @exploreyork #everythingyork ... See MoreSee Less

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1 month ago

Holgate Windmill

The mill shop is open today and every Saturday from 10 to 12. Rather excited to now have flour on the shelves milled by our recently restored millstones ( the peak stones)! #holgatewindmill #windmillflour #stonegroundflour #stoneground #wholemealflour #tradcornmillersguild ... See MoreSee Less

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