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Green's Windmill

Windmill Lane, Sneinton, Nottingham, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE, NG2 4QB
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Green's Windmill

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Green's Windmill in Sneinton was built by the father of notable scientist and mathematician George Green in 1807. Today the working Mill is a popular museum and science centre, which teaches new generations of children about the valuable work of George Green.

Sadly, the mill was badly damaged by a fire in 1947, but was later restored by Nottingham City Council in the 1980's. The windmill began milling again in December 1986 and the giant sails can still be seen working to this day.

George Green was a mathematical genius who developed new ways of doing mathematics, which have helped scientists to understand the world around us. Test your brain power with the hands-on experiments in the Science Centre which explore electricity, magnetism and light, ideal for young children.

Opening times:

Wednesday - Sunday from 10am to 4pm (last admission 3.30pm).

FREE entry.

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Facilities

Travel & Trade

  • Min group size numeric qualifier - Admission to the mill is free but you can arrange an exclusive and organised tour for a group of 10+ for £5 per person. Including complimentary tea/coffe, an opportunity to see the onsite miller at work and exclusive and personalised insight.

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
Opening Times (1 Mar 2016 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - TuesdayClosed*
Wednesday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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