Family Activities at Eling Tide Mill

Eling Tide Mill Experience

24 Lexby Road
SO40 9HD

Tel: 023 8086 9575

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Opening Times

Winter Opening (1 Oct 2022 - 31 Mar 2023)
Monday - FridayClosed
Saturday - Sunday11:00 - 16:00

* Outside spaces are available all year round.

Map & Directions

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Road Directions

Easily accessible from the M27, take the M271 southbound.

Arriving at the Redbridge roundabout turn right onto the Redbridge Causeway.

Almost immediately take the Totton Bypass (A35)

Then after a couple of minutes take the left onto Eling Lane

Public Transport Directions

Totton railway station

By foot is 0.6 miles away (approx 15min walk)

By taxi is 1.2miles away (approx 5 min journey)


Southampton Central railway station

By taxi is 4.4miles away (approx 12 min journey)

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult (16yrs+)£7.00 per ticket
B ticket (1 adult, 1 senior and up to 3 children)£17.00 per ticket
Children£4.50 per ticket
Concessions & Seniors£5.50 per ticket
Family A ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children)£18.00 per ticket
Family C ticket (1 adult and up to 4 children)£17.00 per ticket

We offer special discounts for large group or educational visits. For more information please contact us directly.

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    Recent Reviews:

    • pixieshalt
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Good and interesting Visit.
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 5th September 2022
      The Eling Tide Mill was very interesting for a Visit. We were a mixed group of 19 from a Car Club and they coped very well with this number. The Mill was fully operation at the time and the master... Read full review
    • bradleysprake
      Southampton, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      History, culture, entertainment for all the family, with the added bonus of a little gem of a cafe.
      5 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 22nd October 2022
      Family visit long over due. Lived in area for 15 years and finally visited. Great for the whole family and better than expected. Staff were welcoming & helpful, which added to the experience. Lots of... Read full review
    • Mike B
      Lee-on-the-Solent, United Kingdom
      Fascinating and unique building, full of interest
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 30th May 2024
      The world's only working tidal mill - dating from pre-Domesday Book on the site, but probably the late 1780s in the building Beautifully preserved and excellent audio-visual presentation to start... Read full review

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