Rayleigh Windmill and Museum
A TV screen is installed on the ground floor and cameras on each level of the six-storey building, which allows disabled visitors to see the upper areas of the interior and the stunning view outside the windmill.
There is ramped access to the ground floor. The upper levels are accessed via steep ladders.
There is a pay and display car park adjacent to the windmill. Public toilets are available in The Mill Arts and Events Centre.
There are a number of partners in the project, including the National Trust. The windmill is
adjacent to the ancient Rayleigh Mount, a Motte and Bailey Castle, which is the property of the
The first floor of the windmill houses the Museum, particular emphasis is placed on the collection of photos, archives, wartime, domestic, farming and business items that have a direct link to Rayleigh.
ContactMr Matt Harwood-White
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VenueRayleigh Windmill and Museum
Bellingham Lane, Rayleigh, Essex, SS6 7ED
Map reference: TQ 806908 Lat: 51.58782 Long: 0.60604
Rayleigh Weir to Rayleigh high street. Bellingham Lane is the left hand fork at the town clock.
Nearest station : 1 mile (1.6 kms) from Rayleigh station
Accepts groups in prior bookings only. Baby changing facilities available in The Mill Arts and Events Centre).