This 313-acre Milford Millponds Nature Preserve features trails open to the public, a preserved gristmill, a pond, meadows, an animal collection, and educational programs. Support Abbott's Mill Nature Center »

Spring has sprung at Abbott's

We're blossoming with new spring activities for families and individuals of all ages.

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Drop by for FREE programs every week

Make us a part of your weekly plans - come by for free programs each week. No registration needed, just drop on by!


15411 Abbott's Pond Road, Milford, DE
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Phone: 302.422.0847

Entry fees

Entry fee: FREE for everyone


Trails hours: Open daily, dawn to dusk

Visitor Center building hours
Mon – Fri: 9 am – 4 pm
Sat – Sun: Noon – 4 pm (Apr – Nov)
Closed on some holidays

Every 3rd Saturday of the month from March through November, 2 - 3:30 pm.

NOTE: June's Running of the Mill tour will be held on Saturday, June 30 not June 16.

Free for Members! Take a guided tour of historic Abbott's Mill. Learn about the unique history of the mill, dating back to 1795. Experience the rush of the water through the turbine and feel the rumble of the mill stones. Every third Saturday of the month: May through November. Led by Stephen Childers

Members: Free, Others: $5 adults, $3 children
Meeting Location: Abbott's Mill Nature Center: 15411 Abbott's Pond Road Milford, DE 19963 No pre-registration required, just show up!

03/17/2018 - 11/17/2018
at: Abbotts Mill
age: Adult, Teen, Family
Conservation, Free, Visitation

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