PHOTO: Open for demonstrations from 1-4 p.m. on weekends, April through November, the gristmill at Historic Walnford, Upper Freehold, allows visitors to see history come alive.
UPPER FREEHOLD— Once again visitors to Historic Walnford, Walnford Road, Upper Freehold, will be able to experience the rumble, clack and whoosh of the site’s 19th century gristmill. Starting on Saturday, April 4, the gristmill will resume demonstrations on weekends from 1-4 p.m. These demonstrations continue through November. Besides the gristmill, the site also features the pre-Revolutionary Waln House, an 1879 carriage house, and an assortment of other structures. Buildings are open daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., year round. Admission and parking are free.
For more information about Historic Walnford and the Monmouth County Park System, please visit www.monmouthcountyparks.com or call 732-842-4000. For persons with hearing impairment, the TTY/TDD number is 711. The Monmouth County Park System, created in 1960 by the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders, is Monmouth County’s Open Space, Parks, and Recreation agency.