When visiting Pigeon Forge TN you should consider stopping by the Old Mill. This is a must see attraction! The Old Mill is possibly Pigeon Forge's most infamous structure; it stands as homage to the days of the past. You can step back in time to relive a former era at this water-powered Grist Mill, one of the most photographed mills in the country. Guided tours are available through the Mill. Over one million visitors make a stop at this Smoky Mountain landmark each year.
In the pioneer days, The Old Mill was the place people came to get their corn milled, shop, eat, and socialize. Now, over 180 years later, the Old Mill is still welcoming visitors, still milling corn, and folks are still enjoying shopping and the old-fashioned country food.
At The Old Mill Kitchen you will find everything you need for an Old Mill breakfast, lunch, or dinner at home, from their famous corn chowder to their signature bread mixes. At the Old Mill Candy Kitchen, the confectioners use time tested recipes and traditional cooking methods to create a unique and irresistible assortment of candies and sweets. Step inside and satisfy your sweet tooth at the creamery. At this old-fashioned ice cream parlor, they use special mixes to make dozens of homemade varieties and flavors.
The Old mill Bakery Café offers a variety of delicious sandwiches featuring fresh baked breads using the mill's own stone ground products. They also offer delicious homemade desserts.
At The Old Mill Restaurant, you can sit down to a true southern old-fashioned breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Located adjacent to the historic Old Mill, this dining spot has earned a reputation as one of the top restaurants in the Smoky Mountains!
At The Potting Shed, they have everything you need to make your garden or home a soothing, relaxing, and dazzling get away. Beautiful clay sculptures, jewelry, and hand carved walking sticks are just a few items at the Pigeon River Pottery.
Be sure to bring the kids by The Old Mill Toy Bin for a fun selection of unique, special toys and games.
The General Store is a favorite shopping destination for one million visitors each year. Here you can find fresh ground grains, their famous pancake mixes, homemade jams, salad dressings, and much more. After a day of visiting The Old Mill, you can return to your Pigeon Forge cabin rental and unwind.