• A to Z
  • Newsroom
  • Contact us
  • Accessibility
  • A- A+

Families

Spring festival

Child with magnifying glass exploring the island at Thwaite Mills Watermill.

20 April 2014 11:00am - 4:00pm

Family event.

 

Come and help us celebrate the arrival of spring on our beautiful island.

Activities include a spring market, boat rides by Canal Connection, bouncy castle, face painting and children's crafts.

There is also a chance to meet the Easter Bunny and take part in a fun trail to help you explore the island.

Price:   Adults £3.40, children £1.30 (under 5's free), concessions £1.80, family ticket £6.70.

Contact details:   For specific event enquiries, please contact us on 0113 214 1914 or email thwaite.mills@leeds.gov.uk for more details.

Additional information:  

Thwaite Mills Watermill 

Thwaite Lane
Stourton
Leeds
LS10 1RP

t.   0113 3782983

Details  

A fully-restored working watermill which is nestled on an island location between the River Aire and the Aire & Calder Navigation.

Facilities  

Baby change
Education facilities
Picnic area
Shop
Tea and coffee facilities
Toilets
Vending machine

Access  

For information on access at this venue, please look for the link under 'related pages' or http://www.leeds.gov.uk/museumsandgalleries/Pages/thwaitemills/Access-at-Thwaite-Mills-Watermill.aspx
Free WIFI: Within the shop and visitor centre. To get online, just turn on your Wi-Fi service and select Leeds Free Wi-Fi. Just register once using your current email address.

Public transport  

Finding your way to Thwaite Mills Watermill. By bus: Bus number 110 runs between Leeds city centre bus station and Thwaite Mills Watermill. By train: The Mill is 2.5 miles from Leeds Railway Station. By car: Thwaite Mills is very close to the M1 (junction 43 from the South, junction 44 from the North). If you are using a route planner, our postcode is LS10 1RP. Please contact Metroline for up-to-date travel information on (0113) 245 7676 or visit www.wymetro.com.

Parking  

There is free parking at the front of the museum with disabled parking immediately outside of the Museum entrance.

Latest events

Families

Ice Cube 2016

from 22 January 2016

Ice Cube 2016

Millennium Square

Yorkshire's coolest wintertime attraction!

Books and storytime

Garforth Storytime

10 February 2016

Garforth Storytime

Garforth Library and One Stop Centre

Under 5s

Books and storytime

Seacroft Storytime

10 February 2016

Seacroft Storytime

Seacroft library

Under 5s

Crafts

Doodle Wednesdays

10 February 2016

Doodle Wednesdays

Farsley library

Get Lost In Pictures