Skerries Mills

Overview

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Skerries Mills is a unique collection of two windmills and a watermill with associated mill pond, mill races, wetlands and is an ideal place to visit on a day trip. The Mill complex also houses the Watermill Café and the Craft Shop. uided tours are available daily and last approximately 50 minutes. During your tour you will be accompanied by a guide who will show you the history of milling and Skerries Mills. Try your hand at stone grinding flour, then see the water wheel in action turning the sheives, shakers, blowers and all inside the mill. Take a walk across the crop field and go up inside the four sail windmill then onto the five sail Great Windmill of Skerries which dominates the local skyline. There are view of the town as well as the islands off Skerries and the coastline as far as the Mourne Mountains. Later – enjoy a relaxed refreshment in the Watermill Cafe where we bake daily and have a wide variety of hot and cold food available or browse in our award winning craft shop for that souvenir or special gift. We are stockists of high quality Irish made crafts and giftware.

Opening times

Monday,Tuesday,Wednesday,Thursday,Friday,Saturday,Sunday
10:00:00 17:30:00

Facilities

  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Paper Ticket Accepted
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Retail On Site
  • Wifi
  • Food On Site
  • Toilets
  • Guide Dogs Welcomed
  • Car Parking Available
  • Guided Tours
  • Credit Card Accepted
There are view of the town as well as the islands off Skerries and the coastline as far as the Mourne Mountains. Later – enjoy a relaxed refreshment in the Watermill Cafe where we bake daily and have a wide variety of hot and cold food available or browse in our award winning craft shop for that souvenir or special gift. We are stockists of high quality Irish made crafts and giftware.
The Craft Shop at Skerries Mills is recognized by the Crafts Council of Ireland as a Quality Retail Outlet.
We are stockist of Irish ceramics including pottery by Colm Di Ris, Knitwear by Rathlin of Donegal, Handmade Jewellery by both local and more established makers. Wood-turning, Hand-crafts and an Irish interest book section are also available.

Some of the best Irish made giftware and crafts from Fingal Linen, Rathlin Knitware, Wild Goose, Cushendale, Inti Leathers, Hatman of Ireland, Patsy Flood O’Connor, Island Turf Crafts, Silverspirit Jewellery, John Hinde, Hot-Totz Fleese and Magpie Art to name but a few.
There is something for everybody for a small souvenir of the Skerries Mills or Ireland to large unique pieces of giftware.

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Contact details

  • Skerries
  • Co Dublin
  • Ireland
  • K34 K293
018495208
hilarysweetnam@gmail.com