Beckman Mill

  • BEckman Mill Heritage Days

    BEckman Mill Heritage Days
  • Beckman Mill w kids

    Beckman Mill w kids
  • Beckman Mill picnic

    Beckman Mill picnic
  • Beckman Mill

    Beckman Mill
  • Beckman Mill Encampment

    Beckman Mill Encampment

Bring a picnic lunch and sip lemonade by the old mill stream after you tour Beckman Mill. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Beckman Mill is one of Wisconsin's only restored, working gristmills. Built in 1868, the mill has been restored to how it looked and operated in its hey days of the 1920's. On the grounds of the 50-acre Beckman Mill County Park you will see an authentically restored 1868 grist mill, a new dam, mill pond, fish ladder, foot bridge, saw mill display, 1840's cooperage, visitor center, gift shop, creamery, blacksmith shop, picnic shelter, vintage garden, nature trail and more. A must visit during Progress Days in the Spring and Heritage Days in the Fall. Park open daily for picnics and available for weddings and family reunions. Checkout website for great special events held in the park.

Hours of Operation

May-Oct: Sat & Sun 1pm-4pm tours

Directions

From I-39/90 Exit #185 (I-43/ WI 81Exit) take State Road 81 west through Beloit. Continue west about 6 mi to County Road H, South on H about .5 mi. Park on west (right) side of road.)

Features

  • On Water

History/Heritage Type

  • Early Industry
  • Military Heritage
  • Wisconsin History
  • European Heritage