Visit a Historic Working Mill

Hours & Admission

Start of 2020 Season on Hold

To maintain the health and safety of visitors, volunteers, staff, and the community, Hanford Mills Museum’s historic site is temporarily closed until further notice and all site tours and in-person public programs are suspended.

Once it is safe to do so, Hanford Mills will be open Wednesdays-Sundays through October 15. Hanford Mills is usually open on Memorial Day, Labor Day, and Columbus Day.  To receive updates on the 2020 Season, please check here, sign up for our email newsletter, and follow us on Facebook, Instagram and/or Twitter.

Hours are 10 am to 5 pm. The last full tour of the day starts no later than 3:30 pm to allow our visitors to have the complete mill experience.

Admission

Adults & Teens $9.00
Senior Citizens (65 and older), AAA members, & Teachers $7.00
National Trust for Historic Preservation Members $7.00
Active Duty Military*, Veterans & First Responders $4.50
Museum Members FREE
Children 12 and under FREE
EBT cardholder** FREE

Museum Neighbors residing in the following towns receive FREE admission (with proof of residency): East Meredith & West Meredith (13757), Kortright & Bloomville (13739), North Kortright & Harpersfield (13786), Davenport (13750), and Meridale (13806).

*Hanford Mills Museum participates in the NEA Blue Star Museum Initiative. All active duty Military and their families enjoy free admission from Armed Services Day through Labor Day.

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**Hanford Mills Museum participates in Museums for All, a collaboration of the Association of Children’s Museums and the Institute of Museum & Library Services.   Present your Electronics Benefit Transfer Card (EBT), and you and up to 3 other adults or teens will be admitted to the Museum with no charge.

Hanford Mills Museum is a National Trust for Historic Preservation Distinctive Destination,

Hanford Mills Museum is proud to be a Distinctive Destination of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. National Trust members receive a discounted admission ($7.00). Visit the National Trust web site for more information on the program.

Hanford Mills Museum participates in the North American Reciprocal Program and the Time Traveler Passport Program.  If you are a member of a participating museum, you will receive free admission and a discount in the Hanford Mills Museum Store.

Hanford Mills is a Harvest Hosts site.  Please visit Harvest Hosts website for information on the unique RVing experience they provide to their members.

Some local libraries, such as the Stamford Village Public Library, have Museum Memberships that their patrons can use for free admissions. Check with your local library to see if they have a Hanford Mills Museum Library Membership!