Beck’s Mill Opens April 4 PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 25 March 2014 00:00

One of southern Indiana’s major tourist attractions, Beck’s Mill, will open its 2014 season Friday, April 4  The mill, located six miles south of Salem, will be open Fridays and Saturdays,11 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sundays, 1 to 4 p.m. 

The last tour of the day starts at 3:15 p.m.

The historic and renovated mill offers tours, corn milling, hiking trails and a picnic area. New this year is Tommy Green’s Distillery.

Green was a friend of the Beck family and made his living as a preacher and creator of “liquid fire’ made from the mill’s corn remnants. He was such a colorful character that one of his helpers wrote a poem about him.

You’ll have to visit the mill to hear the poem!

For more than 200 years there has been an operating mill on the site. Adult admission is $5. Admission is free to children16 and under with a paid adult admission.

For additional information, call 812-883-5147 or visit www.becksmill.org.