Kendallville, Indiana: Mid-America Windmill Museum

Over 50 historic windmills. A real eye-catcher on a breezy day.
Address:
732 S. Allen Chapel Rd, Kendallville, IN
Directions:
East of town. I-69 exit 134. West on US Hwy 6 for nine miles. Left onto E. Dowling St., then quick left onto 1000 E./Allen Chapel Rd. One mile, on the right.
Hours:
April-Nov: T-F 10 am - 4 pm, Sa 10am - 5 pm, Su 1-4 pm. (Call to verify)
Phone:
260-347-2334
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Windmills.

Mid-America Windmill Museum

They continue to add more windmills, and inside the workshop you can see how some of the mechanisms work up close. Their video is a bit goofy because it's geared toward kids, but it's still interesting. The docents are passionate about their windmills, and the town has a long history with them.

[KarenMountainView, 05/21/2017]

Windmills.

Mid-America Windmill Museum

We visited my husband's hometown last year and his mother took us to see the Mid-America Windmill Museum. It was interesting and still in process of adding more windmills. There was quite a variety. A quaint mid-west attraction.

It has a short movie of the windmill history before touring and a gift shop. There was also a wedding event planned there for later that day.

[Janice Wood, 07/09/2006]

There are currently over 50 windmills in the collection, many displayed outdoors along a farm path. May 2017: Photo added.

Windmills.

Mid-America Windmill Museum

The nation's only windmill museum. The Mid-America Windmill Museum has about a dozen windmills, including one built just this summer using blueprints provided by Colonial Williamsburg and 350-year-old techniques. Phone: 219-347-2334.

[Liz Joss, 11/05/2000]

May 2017: Photo added.

Mid-America Windmill Museum

Check out Russ Baker's Mid-America Windmill Museum. These are the old water pumping farm windmills. Allen-Chapel Road in Noble County(4 miles east of Ind. 3).

[Paul J. Galanti, 06/13/1998]

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