Dillard Mill

at Dillard Mill State Historic Site

water cascading over a ledge near the red mill

Tour one of Missouri's best-preserved examples of a water-powered gristmill. Tours are given of the mill and of the Wilhite Store by appointment.

The mill is not heated. Please be sure to bring a jacket during cooler weather.

Tour Fees:

Fees include tax. Qualified tax-exempt organizations MUST provide a copy of a tax exempt certificate at the time of payment.

Adults (18 and older): $5
Youth (Ages 6-17): $4
Child (Ages 0-5): Free*

Group Rates:

Adults (18 and older): $4
Youth (Ages 6-17): $3
Child (Ages 0-5): Free*

*Children under the age of six are admitted free with a paid adult.

 

Hours

Tours:

  • May through October
    10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. daily
  • November through April
    10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday through Sunday
    Tours on Monday and Tuesday by prior appointment only

Coordinates

37.717741, -91.206833

Park Hours

Historic Site Grounds:

May through October
8 a.m. - 8 p.m. daily
November through April
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's days

Dillard Mill hours

Tours:

  • May through October
    10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. daily
  • November through April
    10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday through Sunday
    Tours on Monday and Tuesday by prior appointment only

Historic Site Office hours

Historic Site Office Hours

  • May through October
    10 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily
  • November through April
    10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday; closed Monday and Tuesday

Please note there will be times when the office is temporarily closed while staff are working on the grounds. The office telephone is monitored throughout the day for messages.