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Kymulga Grist Mill & Covered Bridge

7346 Kymulga Grist Mill Rd., Childersburg, AL 35044
+1 256-378-7436
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The Mill is huge, 3 stories high and you get to explore all 3 stories. Admission was $3 and well... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
RachelnBill
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Alabama
A photographer's DREAM !

Road trips with unplanned stops often result in fabulous pictures and priceless memories...KYMULGA... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
angela/TLH
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Tallahassee, Florida
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7346 Kymulga Grist Mill Rd., Childersburg, AL 35044
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

The Mill is huge, 3 stories high and you get to explore all 3 stories. Admission was $3 and well worth the history lesson that the guide gave us. The gift shop is nice, we purchased a bag of grits and homemade Paw Paw jelly...More

Thank RachelnBill
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Road trips with unplanned stops often result in fabulous pictures and priceless memories...KYMULGA was a high point in a 4-state pleasure trip. The staff is super friendly and will talk your ears off if you show a genuine interest. They explained so much about the...More

Thank angela/TLH
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

This was an unexpected detour. Saw a sign and made a turn. Such an interesting and historical place. The guys were ready and willing to share their passion. The grist mill still is used and is amazing. It's ran with belts and pulleys using water...More

Thank Tammy N
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Nice little store, they let you walk and look around so you can take your time and just enjoy your time there.

Thank Charles F
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We stopped by on our way back to Birmingham from Childersburg. Wish we hadn't. The mill has seen a better day and, if there is an effort to save/preserve it, someone needs to get busy. We paid the $3/person "admission fee", but still unsure why/what...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

It is what it is. It's of course a gristmill and covered bridge but it's nothing to get excited about there's a gristmill that older than this one in clay county al. Yes it's part of history but they act as if it's the only...More

Thank Jeremy B
Reviewed 7 March 2017

The first time we stopped here was on our way back from DeSoto Caverns. We saw the sign, and "Covered Bridge" grabbed my attention. They were closing down soon, but the gentleman was so kind and gave us a little tour after we paid only...More

1  Thank AlabamaGirl2017
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

We happened to pass this place on the way to DeSoto Caverns and I'm glad we did. The gentleman guided us around and told us all about the history and background of the mill. He made us feel at home. Would love to go back.

Thank Belinda B
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Our tour guide (I wish I had written his name down) showed us everything about the mill and surrounding area. I wish we would have had time to take a nature trail walk but we didn't. He made us feel as if we were the...More

1  Thank Belinda B
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This place is pretty cool. It's worth a visit at least once. It is free to get in if I remember correctly.

Thank FlorenceMississippi
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Jamie D
16 January 2017|
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Response from Cynthia L | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Rickam1. The cost is the price of a good cup of coffee. Well worth the visit. My brother and I thoroughly enjoy it
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Mistev77
12 July 2016|
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Response from bippik | Reviewed this property |
The mill wasn't open when we were there but we were free to explore the grounds and it was worth the time we spent.
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