25 of the Most Beautiful Old Mills In America

These scenic mills are a glimpse into a bygone era.

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While some have been converted into private homes, restaurants, shops or museums, many of our country's most iconic grist mills still work, offering a glimpse into a bygone era that peaked during the Industrial Revolution. To celebrate those simpler times, we've rounded up a photo tour of America's most scenic mills. 

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West Virginia

Glade Creek Grist Mill located in Babcock State Park, WV.

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Washington

Cedar Creek Grist Mill located in Skamania, WA.

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Arkansas

War Eagle Mill located in Rogers, AR.

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North Carolina

Murray's Mill located in Catawba County, NC.

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North Carolina

Mingus Mill located in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, NC.

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Georgia

Watermill located in Stone Mountain, GA.

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Tennessee

Cable Mill located in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN.

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Missouri

Dillard Mill located in Crawford County, MO.

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Wisconsin

Hyde's Mill located in Hyde, WI.

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Virginia

Mabry Mill located in Patrick County, VA.

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Massachusetts

Wayside Inn Grist Mill located in Sudbury, MA.

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Vermont

Chittenden Mill located in Jericho, VT.

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Virginia

Parks Mill located in Abingdon, VA.

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Pennsylvania

Rittenhouse Paper Mill located in Wissahickon, PA.

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Missouri

Bollinger Mill and covered bridge located in Burfordville, MO.

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Maryland

Old Wye Mill located in Talbot County, MD.

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New Jersey

Historic Red Mill located in Clinton, NJ.

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North Carolina

Meytre Grist Mill located in Valdese, NC.

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New York

New Hope Grist Mill located in Cayuga County, NY.

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Arizona

Water Mill located in Sedona, AZ.

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Missouri

Alley Mill located in Shannon County, MO.

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Rhode Island

Slater Mill located in Pawtucket, RI.

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Maine

Dana Warp Mill located in Westbrook, ME.

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Washington

Thorpe Grist Mill located in Thorp, WA.

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Michigan

Loranger Water Mill located in Dearborn, MI.

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