A warm welcome to Stotfold Watermill

The Mill's next public open day is 2023-05-28


Plan Your Visit

Our historic Watermill and Nature Reserve has lots to offer for everyone. Find out all you need to know for your visit.


The Watermill

On open days explore all three floors of our working watermill, there’s loads to see and do or take our online virtual tour.


Nature Reserve

The Mill adjoins an eight acre Nature Reserve with plantings of trees, hedges and a wildflower meadow which is open daily.


Group Visits

Stotfold Watermill and Nature Reserve welcomes groups of school children, students and youth groups of all ages.

Marvel at the fantastic life which lurks in and around the different ponds in the Nature Reserve. Suitable for children in school years Y1-Y6, who…

1st Aug 2023
10:00am - 3:30pm

Be creative and learn some great new and unusual skills. Be as messy as you like using a variety of materials! Suitable for children in…

9th Aug 2023
10:00am - 3:30pm

Be an explorer using mapping symbols. Find where pirates have hidden their treasure! Suitable for children in school years Y1-Y6, who must be accompanied by…

15th Aug 2023
10:00am - 3:30pm


Any questions you have for your visit to the Mill will hopefully be answered here. If there is anything else that you would like to know, then please don’t hesitate to get in touch.


Randall's Tea Room

Take some time to visit our award winning tea room. The menu includes tasty soup, delicious cakes, cream teas and Fairtrade tea and coffee, all served by our friendly volunteers.


Join As A Volunteer

Our volunteer teams are the vital cogs that keep the Mill and Nature Reserve running. Can you spare some time to join the teams which enable us to open the Mill to visitors?

Stotfold Watermill & Nature Reserve Mill Lane, Stotfold, Beds SG5 4NU

April2nd, 16th, 30th
May(Steam Fair - 13th*, 14th*), 28th
June11th, 25th
July2nd, 9th, 16th, (Art Club Summer Exhibition 22nd, 23rd), 30th
August6th, 13th, 20th
September3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th
October(Working Steam Weekend 7th*, 8th*), 22nd

*Admission charges apply on these dates only.