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.

Ever wondered how a Windmill Works? 

WINDMILL OPEN TIMES AND ENTRY FEE

Holgate Windmill is open for visitors every Saturday from 6th April to 26th October from 10:00 to 16:00

We are also open Wednesday and Friday mornings from 10:00 to 12:00 when the mill will be in operation.

The entrance fee is £5.00 (those under 16 years old are free), or take an annual membership with unlimited visits – £10.00 for an individual, £15.00 for a household.

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7 days ago

Holgate Windmill

Timber!

Can anyone make use of these metre lengths of ash, 45mm square, primed and painted with three top coats? Surplus to requirements. If so, email chair@holgatewindmill.org
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1 week ago

Holgate Windmill

Winds of change? Whichever way you're blowing tomorrow, don't forget your ID! ... See MoreSee Less

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3 weeks ago

Holgate Windmill

The annual West Bank Summer Fair is one of the neighbourhood highlights of the year, with live entertainment, activities for older children, charity stalls, have-a-go bowling, and so much more. And we’ll be there, selling flour and saying hello. Do drop by. 30 June, 1 til 4. ... See MoreSee Less

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4 weeks ago

Holgate Windmill

In case you missed our open day back in May - remember that sunshine? - here are a couple of our volunteers getting into the spirit! ... See MoreSee Less

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