Start of 2020 Season on Hold; Connect with Hanford Mills online
Due to COVID-19, Hanford Mills Museum’s historic site is temporarily closed until further notice and all site tours and in-person programs are suspended. The Independence Day Celebration is cancelled.  


Hanford Mills is expanding its online offerings. New Learning at Home with Hanford Mills options include watershed education activities for children PreK-8th grade, and “What I Learned Wednesday” videos with HMM Education Coordinator Luke Murphy. And see how the Hanford Mills community is keeping busy  in the new series “Milling About at Home.”

  • 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
The last tour of the day starts no later than 3:30
Mid-May through mid-October and Memorial Day, Labor Day, and Columbus Day