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Pitstone Windmill




Tel: +44 01442 851227

Pitstone Windmill


One of the oldest post mills in Britain dating from 1627. Bearing the date of 1627. Restored of volunteers in 1963-70 but now fixed in position. Located approx 100 metres from nearest public highway. Car parking available but rough track makes wheelchair access difficult.

For the latest prices and opening times please visit the National Trust website


Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)

Payment Methods

  • Approx length of visit - 01:30
  • Groups Accepted - Essential to prebook.Booking essential
  • Max group size - 30
  • Min group size - 10

Provider Preferences

  • In countryside

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • Guided Tours Available for Groups


Map & Directions

Road Directions

Nearest major road is A41. Leave A41 at rurning on B488.  After 3.5 miles mill will be  in view on left.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest station is Tring. Turn right from station. First left turn after 1 mile.   Join B485 and turn right.  Mill 1.25 miles on left.   Caution, no highway paths.


  • Regional and Miscellaneous -Tourism South East Member 2018 Tourism South East Member 2018 2018

Opening Times

Open (1 June 2019 - 31 Aug 2019)
Monday - SaturdayClosed*
Sunday14:30 - 18:00*

* Please phone ahead to confirm opening times. Last admission 30 mins before closing.

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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