Neligh Mill State Historic Site

Neligh Mill Information

Seasonal Hours May 1 – October 1

Tuesday – Saturday: 10 am – 4:30 pm

Off-Season Hours October 2 – April 30

By Appointment Only – Based on Availability


(402) 887-4303



Neligh Mill exterior

Sift through the story of milling in Nebraska and tour a mill with its original 1880s equipment still intact! The Neligh Mill is a surviving reminder of the grist mills that once dotted Nebraska’s landscape. Explore the mill, restored mill office, reconstructed flume and penstock, and the remains of the mill dam. Museum displays explain the history of the Neligh Mill and provide information about other water-powered mills once located throughout Nebraska and the Midwest. 

Neligh Mill Stories

Historic Photos of Neligh Mill

Our collections contain photographs of Neligh Mill at nearly every stage of its history, including the small selection here.

History of Neligh Mill

Neligh Mill is last complete nineteenth-century flour mill in Nebraska and it has a fascinating history. We’re proud to share it with the people of Nebraska.


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