The Windmill Of Cotentin

Currently Open
  • Address: 23 rue de la Lande, 50580 Fierville-les-Mines, Cherbourg, France
  • Timings: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +33-0233533804
  • Ticket Price: 4 EUR
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Family And Kids, Exhibition , Specialty Shop, Festival

The Windmill of Cotentin was established in 1744 and later renovated in1997 by the community of communes. It is one of the few mills still in operation and grind wheat and other grains regularly. In this beautiful windmill, you will find the building that is considered to be the last witness of the old artisan tribes. The site is located 120 meters above the sea level, and thus offers a spectacular panoramic view of the town. If you visit itspermanent exhibition you can witness the production of flour here. During the holidays, the children take roles of small millers and work on transforming wheat into flour with their own hands. Around the mill you can enjoy the beautiful wooden thatched barn, a local produce shop, showroom and museum. Highlights and must sees include:

  • Exhibition
  • Wooden thatched barn
  • Local produce shop (including flour produced on the site)
  • Bread festival
  • Workshop Small Millers

The Windmill Of Cotentin Travel Tips

  • Guided tour (30-40 minutes)

Entrance Ticket Details For The Windmill Of Cotentin

  • Children: EUR 1.60
  • Adult group (per person): EUR 3.30

The Windmill Of Cotentin Hours

  • Low season: 2:00-6:00pm
  • February school holidays, Easter and all Saint’s day: Open during 2:00 – 6:00pm(except Monday)

How to Reach The Windmill Of Cotentin

  • Walk or hire a taxi
  • Ask a local for the bus details

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  • Le Gohan

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  • The Windmill Of Cotentin Address: 23 rue de la Lande, 50580 Fierville-les-Mines, Cherbourg, France
  • The Windmill Of Cotentin Contact Number: +33-0233533804
  • The Windmill Of Cotentin Timing: 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • The Windmill Of Cotentin Price: 4 EUR
  • Best time to visit The Windmill Of Cotentin(preferred time): 02:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit The Windmill Of Cotentin: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 15.12% of people who visit Cherbourg include The Windmill Of Cotentin in their plan

  • 50% of people start their The Windmill Of Cotentin visit around 4 PM - 5 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see The Windmill Of Cotentin

Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting The Windmill Of Cotentin

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