Welcome to Hanford Mills Museum

Nestled in the northwestern Catskills, Hanford Mills Museum features an authentic water- and steam-powered sawmill with a 1926 Fitz Overshot Waterwheel, restored water turbine, and vintage woodworking machines.

  • Volunteers, Members, Donors, and Sponsors power the Museum’s success. more »
  • Guided tours feature water-powered machines operating as they did a century ago. more »
  • Experience dynamic and engaging hands-on learning in an historic setting. Programs for adults, families, and schoolchildren (K-12). more »

Hours and Admissions

Wednesday - Sunday: 10 am to 5 pm
May 15 through October 15 and Memorial Day, Labor Day, and Columbus Day