Location and Hours
Hours of Operation
Newlin Grist Mill is open seven days a week. The grounds are free and open to the public from 9am to dusk.
The Visitor Center and Gift Shop are open year-round from 9am to 4pm every day.
Guided tours of the 1704 Grist Mill are offered daily:
Monday to Friday: 11 am and 2 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 10 am, 11 am, 1 pm, and 2 pm
Tour Admission: $6.00 per person. Children under 3 years old are admitted free.
Tours last approximately one hour.
Please note: THE GRIST MILL WILL BE OUT OF OPERATION UNTIL SPRING 2020!
We will continue to offer our regular tours, but please be aware that the Mill will not be running. We have drained the millrace in preparation for both the upcoming waterwheel replacement, as well as a planned archaeological excavation of the spillway over the winter.
Newlin Grist Mill is located at
219 S. Cheyney Road
Glen Mills, PA 19342
The site is in Western Delaware County, Pennsylvania off of U.S. Rt. 1, Baltimore Pike. We are conveniently located about 22 miles from Philadelphia, 9 miles from West Chester, and 6 miles from Delaware.
Parking: Free parking is available by the Visitor Center.
From I-95: Take exit 3A (Rt. 322 W) towards West Chester. Turn right onto Route 1 N/Baltimore Pike. In 1.3 miles, turn right onto Cheyney Road. The entrance to the Visitor Center is on the right.
From I-476 (The Blue Route): Take exit 5 towards Route 1 S/Baltimore Pike. In 8.9 miles, turn left onto Cheyney Road. The entrance to the Visitor Center is on the right.
From Rt. 202: Turn onto Route 1 N/Baltimore Pike. In 2.2 miles, turn right onto Cheyney Road. The entrance to the Visitor Center is on the right.