Take a walk back in time with Family and Friends. This Mill was founded by Oregon Trail Pioneers in 1858 before Oregon became a State.
The State Heritage Site is open from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm daily.
Self-guided tours ARE available from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm daily.
We are closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.
Daily FREE Guided Tours at 10:00 am 2:00 pm Rain or Shine, weekdays, with an additional noon tour on weekends.
Guided Tours include Operation of the Mill Machinery using electric power.
We offer hands on activities for the young and young at heart.
We are located at:
32655 Boston Mill Dr.,
Shedd, OR 97377
Exit I-5 at Halsey or Corvallis Exit and take 99E to Shedd, then follow the signs to Thompson’s Mills State Heritage Site.
Visit our Heritage Ducks, Turkeys, and Chickens.
In 2012 we planted a 44 Tree Heritage Apple Orchard, come and watch it grow into a producing orchard.
In 2014 we plan to plant a Heritage spring and summer garden. Helping hands are needed for this project.