Friends of

Upminster Windmill

Visitor Information


Open Weekends 2022 

Visitor Centre and Gardens (11am - 4pm)


Easter Weekend:

Saturday 16th April 2022 // Sunday 17th April 2022


National Mills Weekend:

Saturday 7th May 2022 // Sunday 8th May 2022


Jubilee Weekend:

Saturday 4th June 2022 // Sunday 5th June 2022



The windmill is closed for restoration so no public access is possible until 2023. Weather permitting, the mill's sails will be turning during our 2022 open days.


For more information, please check our Facebook and Instagram accounts.


By Car


Entrance to the Mill is on the A124 (89 St. Mary's Lane, Upminster, RM14 2QL), 200 yards west of the traffic lights in Upminster town centre.


There is no parking on site. There is a public car park at the New Windmill Hall (RM14 2QL) which is almost opposite.

By Bus


The 248 and 370 buses both pass the entrance to the windmill.

By Train


Both Upminster (C2C & District line) and Upminster Bridge stations are a short walk from the windmill. 


Entrance to the Mill is on St. Mary's Lane, 200 yards west of the traffic lights in Upminster town centre.



Our new visitor centre is fully accessible internally but car access to the front door is not possible while the restoration is underway. Please email to discuss your visit.


Once open, the mill will be accessible by car to the front door, though access above the ground floor is by means of steep stairways only. More information will be provided on completion of the site work.

School visits


School visits to the Education Centre are currently suspended though enquiries about future visits may be sent to

Getting Here

Individuals, families & groups


Full information about visits by individuals, families and groups will be displayed after reopening.

Talks about the mill


The Friends of Upminster Windmill are happy to give talks about the Mill and its restoration to external groups at their own locations.

Enquiries should be sent to 


Upminster Windmill is managed on behalf of the London Borough of Havering by The Friends of Upminster Windmill. Registered Charity 1162180


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