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History Detective Mill Tour

  • Dates: May 28, 2020
  • Venue: Historic Yates Mill County Park
  • Location: South Raleigh
  • Address: 4620 Lake Wheeler Rd., Raleigh, NC 27603
  • Phone: 919.856.6675
  • Times: 11am-noon
  • Admission: $5 adult, $4 senior (ages 60+) and $3 child (ages 16 & under)


Do you have what it takes to be a history detective? Come to Yates Mill and find out! Solve puzzles, hunt for clues and investigate the mystery of milling with real historical artifacts inside the only remaining water-powered gristmill in Wake County. For all ages. Registration is required. Bundle this tour with the Field School Day program taking place from 10-11am for the ultimate program experience.