Heritage Open Days: Drapers Windmill

Saturday 14th 12pm-4pm and Sunday 15th September 2-4pm

A smock mill which is the very last of the nineteen windmills found in Thanet in the late nineteenth century. Built c 1845 by John Holman of Canterbury. Restored 1965 to 1974 by volunteers. Thanet

Saturday - Demonstration grinding and flour will be produced. There will be light refreshments available.

Sunday - Guided tours. For those who don’t want to climb, the ground floor has CCTV so that you may sit and observe what is going on throughout the mill. 

Toilet facilities available and local street parking.
Access to mill itself limited, as the stairs are very steep.


Drapers Windmill
St Peter's Footpath, off College Road

Entry Price