The Eastham Windmill is an important asset for the Town of Eastham. It is believed to be the oldest and last working gristmill on Cape Cod and is a major tourist attraction for the town. Its easy access from Route 6 offers all travelers a snapshot of the Cape's past circa 1700-1800. The Windmill is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
Hours of operation are:
Opens starting Friday July 1
Monday through Sunday 9 am to 1 pm
Last day for the Eastham Windmill to be open is Sunday, September 4, 2022. The Windmill will also be open during Windmill Weekend.
Each year, a major Windmill celebration takes place the weekend after Labor Day. Called "Windmill Weekend", the 3-day celebration features music, food and crafts booths, a cookout, a pancake breakfast, a road race and a parade, and much more.