Special Event

Historic Boxley Grist Mill Tour

Fee: Free.

Location: LAT/LONG: 35.988080, -93.399640


The parking area is located on Hwy. 43 about 1 mile north of the Hwy. 21/43 intersection. Watch for the program sign at the driveway of a tan-colored stone house.

Dates & Times

Date:

Sunday, June 13, 2021

Time:

1:00 PM

Duration:

1 hour

Type of Event

Guided Tour
Living History
Talk

Description

Travel back in time in Boxley Valley Historic District to tour one of the earliest examples of industry in the Buffalo River Valley! The historic Boxley Grist Mill was constructed in 1869 to serve a growing agricultural community. The mill, which was fully operational until 1951, is preserved through a partnership between the Gorgas Science Foundation and the National Park Service. Join a park ranger for a tour through the mill at 1:00 PM on Sunday, June 13.

The parking area is located on Hwy. 43 about 1 mile north of the Hwy. 21/43 intersection. Watch for the program sign at the driveway of a tan-colored stone house.

Reservation or Registration: Yes

Space limited to 15 participants. Please register by emailing Ranger Lauren at lauren_ray@nps.gov. Include how many people are in your party.

Contact Information

Lauren Ray
870-861-2570
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