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Corn Grinding Demonstrations and Costumed Tours (Canceled)

  • Dates: 10/17/2020, 10/18/2020, 11/21/2020, 11/22/2020
  • Venue: Historic Yates Mill County Park
  • Location: South Raleigh
  • Address: 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Phone: 919.856.6675
  • Times: Sat. 10am-noon; Sat. & Sun. 1-4pm
  • Admission: $5 adult, $4 senior (ages 60+), $3 child (ages 7-16), children ages 6 & under are free.


This event has been canceled thru April 30th.

It`s 1863 at Yates Mill and the yard is alive with activity! Step back in time with our 19th-century costumed interpreters and watch the millstones at work grinding corn into meal. Pre-registration is encouraged. Tours are not available between noon-1pm and the last tour of the day begins at 3:40pm. Tickets are available at the mill.