• Wheat growing at Brixton Windmill
  • Path to Brixton Windmill
  • Spring in Windmill Gardens
  • Newly restored stone floor
  • Newly refurbished sails
  • Sunset at Brixton Windmill
  • Modular mill grinding flour
  • Kids Club visit

Brixton Windmill

Unknown

place
Windmill Gardens, west end of Blenheim Gardens, SW2 5EU
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Bookshop, Refreshments, Toilets
One of very few windmills in London. Built 1816 when Brixton Hill was open fields and a working mill until 1934. Restored to working order 2011.

Access

Saturday 22nd

Open 1pm–5pm

Full Access on Tour Only (max visitors 6)

group
  • Short guided tours to top floor every 20 mins (1pm-4.30pm) max 6 per tour. No children under 1.2m. Steep stairs, low beams, heavy machinery..
  • Full guided tours to top floor every 30 mins (1pm-4.30pm) max 3 per tour. No children under 1.2m. Steep stairs, low beams, heavy machinery..
event
  • Windmill Exhibition at 1pm (exhibition)

Sunday 23rd

Open 1pm–5pm

Full Access on Tour Only (max visitors 6)

group
  • Short guided tours to top floor every 20 mins (1pm-4.30pm) max 6 per tour. No children under 1.2m. Steep stairs, low beams, heavy machinery..
  • Full guided tours to top floor every 30 mins (1pm-4.30pm) max 3 per tour. No children under 1.2m. Steep stairs, low beams, heavy machinery..
event
  • Windmill Exhibition at 1pm (exhibition)

info_outline This building is open free of charge at other times of the year

Pre-booking is required for this building

For short tours just turn up. You may have to queue. Booking required for Full Tours of Brixton Windmill: booking opens at 12.00 on 27 August 2018.

Design

Original design
Unknown, 1816
Type
Industrial
Period
Georgian