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Interesting history

This historic mill is extremely interesting and well maintained. Excellent for history buffs. The... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
Lester242
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West Orange, New Jersey
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A green Oasis !👍

Acres of calm n greenery in the middle of urban hustle and bustle. Stream n lots of walking trail 👍

Reviewed 19 June 2018
pasu2005
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Glen Mills, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

This historic mill is extremely interesting and well maintained. Excellent for history buffs. The staff seems to be small and largely volunteers. Official tours are a little limited, check their schedule or call ahead. The volunteers are very knowledgeable and friendly. We got an unofficial...More

1  Thank Lester242
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Acres of calm n greenery in the middle of urban hustle and bustle. Stream n lots of walking trail 👍

1  Thank pasu2005
Reviewed 25 May 2018

I have enjoyed this location for years. There are historic buildings, quiet spots. Man made waterfalls. This is a good spot for photo sessions. Nice to get away from it all for a little while.

1  Thank Luis M
Reviewed 6 May 2018

What a great place! Something for everyone! Hiking trails of all types, fishing, (rods and bait available on site), tours of a working mill, historic home, blacksmith, etc., picnic area, creek to play in, pets welcome, and best of all.....clean restrooms! There is a small...More

2  Thank vanta3775
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The park is very clean and contains a fishing pond, creek, river, and history of blacksmithing. Trails are easily walkable and marked clearly.

2  Thank MonkeyBoyPA
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Tour the mill, and the foundry and then walk along the creek listing the kids play on the rocks and splash about. a wonderful summer escape day. I think you can take a picnic and bring a frisbee to toss.

Thank Donna W
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

This is such a nice little spot to walk with water views and several trails. There is a visitor center, but I did not go in. I had my dog and we had a nice long walk and he enjoyed a dip in the water....More

Thank mealybug
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The Grist Mill has trails throughout that make wonderful hikes or walks. Everything is very well marked, and although close to Route 1, it is very peaceful.

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We went on the 11am tour with Lauren and it was fantastic. The tour was about an hour in length and was very informative and interesting. My 12 year old found it engaging. Our guide kept things moving and therefore the tour did not get...More

1  Thank Dave W
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

This place is so peaceful and serene. When our children were little, they learned to fish in the stocked pond at Newlin Grist Mill. Velveeta cubes can be purchased....no worms necessary! I have attended a lovely wedding here and have enjoyed many nature walks. Great...More

Thank esrinilaw
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It is more geared towards hiking, running. It would be small for bicycle tours..
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