Ever wonder where your bread comes from or how flour is made? At Watson’s Mill, you can enjoy wheat grinding demonstrations and find out what life was like in the 1860’s. A working industrial heritage site in greater Ottawa, it has a remarkable history linked to local politics, the building of a country, and a tragic love story. Experience real stone-milled flour and learn the history behind it all.
5525 Dickinson Street
Manotick, ON K4M 1A2
Admission for self-guided tours is free or by donation. Set rates for school/student group tours as well as regular group tours.
Open from the beginning of May through the end of October, daily from 10am to 5pm.
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