Keeping a 160 year old mill preserved, maintained and presented to the public in a way that is welcoming to daily visitors takes the effort of an entire community. At ...


Continuing Gabriel Baer’s Legacy

Bear’s Mill was purchased and completed in 1849 by Mr. Gabriel Baer, a prominent miller from Pennsylvania. Unfortunately, we don’t know many details about Gabriel’s life. We’re not exactly sure ...


A Foodie Day Trip Destination

Want to get away for a day and experience a unique food adventure? Start your day at Bear’s Mill, mix it up with KitchenAid®, then end with a spectacular local ...

At The Mill...

Spring Open House

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Bear’s Mill Spring Open House

The bright colors of spring are blooming amongst the scenic grounds of Bear’s Mill.  During our Spring Open House, Saturday, May 2 & Sunday, May 3 from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm, is a great time to enjoy this beauty. Sprouting in the Mill Store & Gallery will be artisan food samples and refreshments with displays of new culinary utensils, edibles and garden décor. The Gallery will exhibit Barbara Easley colorful watercolors and unique willow furniture created by Indiana craftsman Greg Adams, as well as Bundy ducks, the work of famed decoy maker, John Bundy.

Join The Friends of Bear’s Mill as we observe Historic Preservation during the month of May celebrating the beauty, culture and history the Mill brings to our community.