Frequently Asked Questions

Provided below are some of the frequently asked questions about Beck's Mill

Q: How do I get to Beck's Mill? 
A: See the map below to get driving directions from your location.

Q. Do you accept Credit/Debit Cards?
A. No, we only accept cash or check for admission fees and purchases.

Q: Are there restrooms available at Beck's Mill Gristmill?
A: Yes, there are restrooms available near the parking lot for Beck's Mill Gristmill.

Q: Are pets allowed inside the Beck's Mill Gristmill site?
A: Pets are not allowed on the grounds at this time, except during our Dog Daze Event. 

Q: Is Beck's Mill Gristmill wheelchair accessible?
A: Generally Yes, The first floor of the mill is one step up from the ground and would be accessible with assistance. The second floor would not be accessible by wheelchair due to the series of steps to reach the second floor. The surrounding area is a sloped terrain that is generally accessible.

Q: Is my donation to Friends of Beck's Mill Inc. tax deductible?
A: Yes, Friends of Beck's Mill Inc. is a Non Profit 501(3) Organization and all donations are tax deductible.

Q: Can we bring our own food items for a picnic on the grounds of Beck's Mill Gristmill?
A: Yes, you may bring your picnic basket or your food items inside the grounds of Beck's Mill. Sorry, No alcoholic Beverages allowed.

Q: Is there a bank or an ATM machine in the area of the mill?
A: At this time there is not an ATM in the town of Beck's Mill. ATM machines are available in Salem, Pekin and Palmyra.

Q: Will there be guided tours available to explain the operation of the mill?
A: Yes, Tour Guides can provide insight into the operations of the mill and the process of grinding grains.