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Address: Skerries Town Centre | Fingal, Skerries, Ireland
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+353 1 849 5208
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Skerries Mills is a unique collection of two windmills and a watermill with...

Skerries Mills is a unique collection of two windmills and a watermill with associated mill pond, mill races, wetlands and is an ideal place to visit on a day tripOne of Dublins top tourist attractions.In association with Dublin Tourism, Heritage Island, Houses & Castles of Ireland, Fingal Tourism & Taste of Skerries.Step back in time with our guided tours and see the mill as they were in day gone by with many of the exhibits working. The Mill complex also houses the Watermill Cafe and the Craft Shop which stocks the leading brands in Crafts, Irish Giftware and Souveniers.

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Went on off chance as had extra day in Dublin and it was covered by Dublin pass. We were only 2 people on the tour which was fasinating and very informative. Even coffee etc in... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went on off chance as had extra day in Dublin and it was covered by Dublin pass. We were only 2 people on the tour which was fasinating and very informative. Even coffee etc in restaurant was extremly well price and good. We had just missed next bus back and as weather had taken turn for the worst staff went... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Poor service and tiny slices of desert. Could be so much better based on location and ample parking.

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We took our daughter to the santa experience on sunday. We waited for over an hour which was fine. Place was done up nicely, but que was misleading as we thought we had reached the top & were next to see santa, only to go thru the door to find another que.. narror corridors ( not for the clostrophobic,) with... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

As well as an interesting tour of the Mills, there is also a café and small shop where you can get books on the local area and local birdlife. Go early as the café tends to run out of goodies.

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I had no idea that you could visit the mills until the day before I went to Skerries and I'm so happy we visited them! Gavin was our guide and he is brilliant! Full of knowledge about the mills and not only that, about Skerries and World history. Just amazing, this is really a must see! I'll go back in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

The Mill had a children's Santa Claus and grotto which we took our granddaughter to. So unable to comment the Mill its self

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Regular stalls selling a range of foodstuffs on a Saturday augmented during the Christmas period by other, largely craft-orientated ones. Limited appeal for me since prices were quite expensive and products not really of interest. The Building itself is quite interesting with its own cafe and shop selling similar items to the craft stalls. Seems to be quite popular with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

At the beginning we were quite skeptical we went through the inital part of the tour they were getting ready for santa coming but the guide was very knowledgeable and once we got past that part it was actually really good! Would recommend it just to get an insght to what it used to be like to in skerries.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Brought our 4 year old to visit Santa at Skerries Mills... what a lovely experience. Lovely winter wonderland, as you wind your way towards Santa... when you finally get to him , he is as real as I have ever seen, Great fun, and very natural ! Just when you think it's all over, you get to meet Mrs Claus,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

The place is beautiful and very well kept. If you´re interested in history I suggest you take a guided tour. The price s fair and the tour is very interesting. They also have a restaurant, The Watermill café. The food there is very good. There are good options for lunch or for an afternoon snack. Just love this place!

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