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Watkins Woolen Mill State Historic Site

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Watkins Woolen Mill State Historic Site
Watkins Woolen Mill

Watkins Woolen Mill State Historic Site is part of Watkins Mill State Park. Tours of the 19th century woolen mill and Watkins home are given daily. This is the only 19th century American woolen mill with its original machinery intact. During summer months, a Living History Farm program is featured on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.

The site features a visitor center, a lake, camping, picnic sites and a shelter, fishing, a paved bicycle trail, a swimming beach, and hiking and equestrian trails.

The site is located 7 miles east of Interstate 35 on Route 92, then 1 mile north on Route RA.

Visit the website for tour times and fees.


26600 Park Road N.
Lawson, MO 64062

Additional Information

Travelers With Disabilities Information
ADA Fully Compliant
Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
Smoking Allowed Outdoors Only
Activities On-site
Biking / Walking Trails
Equestrian Trails
Discounts Offered
Group Discount
General Interest Info
Gift / Souvenir Shop
Open Year-round
This Facility Is In The National Register Of Historic Places
Group Policy
Advance Contact Required
Pet Policy
Pets Allowed Outdoors On A Leash
Rental Items Available On-site
Kayak Rental
Types Of Payment Accepted
Personal Check