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Perfect for classes, workshops, rehearsals and meetings.

Community Space

With special rates for local community groups.

Weddings

Your stylish and unique South London wedding venue

Parties and celebrations

We can host birthday parties and other celebrations.

The windmill is situated in a small park called Windmill Gardens at the top of Blenheim Gardens road off Brixton Hill.

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School Workshops

The Little Red Hen

This enjoyable and interactive workshop uses the well-known folktale The Little Red Hen as a basis to explore how flour is made at Brixton Windmill.

Meet the Miller

In this interactive workshop, gain an insight into what Brixton life was like nearly 200 years ago.

Flour power

Visit inner London’s only surviving windmill. Learn about how windmills work, the engineering behind these remarkable buildings, and how people used them in the past.

Robbed of Wind!

Discover their story and find out how the growth of London changed life in Brixton Hill. Use costumes and hot seating to find out about working life in and around the windmill.

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Latest News

Warm Space Wednesdays at the Windmill Centre

Warm Space and Shared Oven Wednesdays 12 to 3pm  Thanks to funding from Lambeth Council we’ll be opening up as a warm space and communal oven on Wednesdays from 12 noon to 3pm. Our first session will be this week on Wednesday 25 of January 

Visit to Markfield Beam Engine and Museum, Tottenham

Liz du Parcq reports on a recent visit Friends of Windmill Gardens’ Archive and History Group are actively considering whether to work towards accreditation as a museum. Such status might help us with applications for funding and attract a wider interest in our activities. One 

New experiences for a new year

Milling and Baking Experience Day – Sunday 26 February Places have been booking up fast for this unique day where you’ll mill your own flour and learn some bread making skills. We have just two places left and would love to fill them! Places are 

A very wintery Winter Market

We had a fabulously festive Winter Market yesterday (Sunday 11 December).  A big thank you to all our volunteers for making the day so special. Around 100 children visited Father Christmas in the windmill grotto which looked magical. Thanks to this year’s Father Christmas and 

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