Welcome to Calbourne Water Mill & Rural Museum

The only working Water Mill on the Isle of Wight

Set in 35 acres of stunning rural landscape, Calbourne Water Mill contains one of the oldest working water mills in the country, dating back to the Domesday Book.

A fascinating day out for all the family, enjoy looking around the working Water Mill, small War Museum and many rural exhibits.

Secure Online Shop

Visit our online shop for Flour, Muesli, Porridge and Special Offers.

Buy Flour Online

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Visit The Water Mill

Activities, Arts and Crafts, Adventure Golf, Cafe and Gift Shop.

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The Water Mill has a pottery with a family clay-play area, great for all ages.

Take a walk through the Ancient Oak woodlands and around our ponds, see if you can discover the Dragon’s home.

Other pleasant surprises are punt hire on the mill stream, golf on the putting course, and croquet on the lawn. Feed the peacocks, doves, ducks and fish in the mill ponds.


Daily at 3pm during the summer season (except Saturdays). Visit the Water Mill Pottery where you can see our potters at work.

Summer Admission Prices For 2015 All Return Visits Free

Adults £7.00 – Concessions Seniors/Disabled/Cyclist £6.00 – Children (5-16yrs) £4.00 – Children under 5yrs FREE
Family Ticket (2 x Adults and up to 3 x Children) £19.00
Dogs on leads welcome.

Opening Times For 2015

28th March to 2nd November – 10.00 am to 5.00pm 7 Days Per Week

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