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Old Town Mill

8 Mill St, New London, CT 06320-5812
+1 860-447-5243
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Beautiful piece of History/Hidden Charm

bbbob84, The Old Town Mill is open for tours every other Saturday during the summer and is... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2018
jcox2018
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New London, Connecticut
Hard to find

This place is not from "must see" category. Reconstruction side of old mill. No good environment... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
IgorLuk
,
Kirov, Russia
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8 Mill St, New London, CT 06320-5812
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

bbbob84, The Old Town Mill is open for tours every other Saturday during the summer and is available for private tours throughout the year by contacting The City of New London, Judi Cox at 860-447-5243. Also there is a Harvest Festival every year at the...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

This place is not from "must see" category. Reconstruction side of old mill. No good environment - highways and place for homeless.

1  Thank IgorLuk
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

The site was not open we visited, but you can walk around and enjoy the history. The Mill was not being supplied with water or rotating. I don't know if it even works any longer. Nicely landscaped with stone walks and small bridges which offer...More

1  Thank bbbob84
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This mill is located underneath the bridge that connects New London and Groton - you hear the traffic while you look at the mill - The building was closed, but seeing the outside and the surroundings was very nice.

Thank Alison P
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Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were looking for a few minutes to kill and saw this place. It's hard to find and no parking, but it's a cute and interesting place. I wouldn't make a special trip to see it but not too bad if in...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Worth the visit - and please leave a donation to keep this wonderful place open. The waterwheel is actually running. The place is under Rt95, so it's noisy. You won't be able to video the ambient sounds...

1  Thank Sekjr
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Love old mills. This is a hidden gem amongst all the big, state of the art bridges. Worth the trek. It sits under the bridges and has a pull out. Great photo ops.

1  Thank Stacey P
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Reviewed 7 April 2016

This is the site of the original 1650 mill, but that burned down in the early 1800's and this is the replacement. So the "built 1650" sign is a bit deceptive. Not much to see. Wheel not working and inside is office space.

Thank c0llegehill
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Reviewed 1 March 2016

No visit to New London, CT. would be complete without a stop at the Old Town Mill. Built in 1650 by the residents of New London for the Governor of CT., John Winthrop Jr., the Old Town Mill is a delightful place to stop. This...More

2  Thank Daniel F
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Reviewed 11 October 2015

Having read the previous reviews, I knew this would be a short stop. We found it very easily and yes, it is located under the highway. It was not opened which again not a surprise. This little gem was a great foliage picture spot. So...More

2  Thank DKSonic6
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