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The Old Mill Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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A little glimpse of history and lots to buy

Beautiful little museum and attached gift shop. The village is so lovely and walking around just... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Burlingame, California
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Super Scones and Cream

Travelling through the Cotswolds it is easy to see how people living there might get overwhelmed... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
Munich, Germany
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  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“tea room”(27 reviews)
“craft shop”(13 reviews)
“upper slaughter”(19 reviews)
Old Mill Museum, Gifts & Local Crafts, Handmade Organic "Ice Cream Parlour", River Cafe & Tearooms by the river.
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Mill Lane | Gloucestershire, Lower Slaughter GL54 2HX, England
+44 1451 820052
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful little museum and attached gift shop. The village is so lovely and walking around just takes you back in time and makes you wish you lived there. So quaint.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped by Lower Slaughter on our drive through the Cotswolds. We’d already been to Broadway and Upper Slaughter. Master Five was getting fed up of bucolic landscapes and quaint cottages, though, so we enticed him to walk through Lower Slaughter with the potential possibility...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful place! As a building the mill is a joy to behold and entering inside the Craft Museum and Shop, you are transported back in time to a more simple and happier time when life moved at a much slower pace. Always interesting...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walked here via Bourton on the Water and had lunch outside next to the river. Lovely view of the ducks feeding.

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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Beautiful old mill on the banks of the river.parking is difficult but in September the traffic is minimal. Lots of pottery available

Thank gordon m
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Wonderful selection of pottery and hand crafted goods. Lovely aray of CDs as well. Found a very useful guidebook to the Cotswolds here to help plan my trip.

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Reviewed 1 September 2018

Travelling through the Cotswolds it is easy to see how people living there might get overwhelmed and frustrated with strangers wandering through the tiny streets and even into private homes with their cameras and selfie-sticks. On the day that we visited the Mill, we had...More

Thank TheMunchkens
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We found the village and the mill charming. That said, as with other Cotswold villages, there were numerous Japanese and Chinese tourists. Just outside the mill, a local elderly lady with her husband pointed to me and my family (Asian) and said “these people are...More

1  Thank walrusnyc
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

At the back of this museum lies a wonderful tea room overlooking the countryside. Fresh cakes, tea and coffee overlooking the water and into the idyllic hillside. Very friendly staff and nothing too much trouble

1  Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

The setting is lovely, very picturesque. Unfortunately our daughter fell and grazed her hand so was a little upset when we arrived. We bought her an ice cream to cheer her up. They were more than happy to take our money. We ate it outside...More

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John M
7 September 2015|
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Response from Kristie1966 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, no not actually with the mill, you have to park on the road in the village and walk to it, only take a few mins to walk to the edge of the village. kind regards