Dundee Old Mill
Old Mill Museum
Old Mill on the River
Henry Ford Rebuild era 1936
Dundee Old Mill
Old Mill Museum
Old Mill on the River
Henry Ford Rebuild era 1936

Museum and Office Hours & Location



Admission is FREE!

(Donations are welcomed!)

Handicap Accessible!

242 Toledo St.
Dundee, Michigan 48131
Phone: 734-529-8596

(If you call outside of hours of operation, please leave a message!)

6th Annual Fishing Deby Registration is OPEN!

PRE-Register Here Now Online (Just Click)!

Click to See Flyer Below for Details


Bicentennial Sponsorships & Sesquicentennial Books

For Sale Now!

Click to See Flyer Below for Details

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Make a tax deductible  Donation to the Old Mill Museum

Pay by Credit Card

It’s that time again, Dues are Due to keep membership.

Old Mill Museum Yearly Memberships

Membership levels are:

Individual at $15 per year

Family at $20 per year

Senior (over the age of 55) at $10 per year

Senior Family (over the age of 55) $15 per year

To become a member just go HERE (If just renewing your membership, SCROLL DOWN Membership Page to “Credit Card Payment”) or send your payment to:

The Historical Preservation Society of Dundee

242 Toledo Street

Dundee, MI. 48131

Our NEXT Scheduled Event!

To pay for a scheduled EVENT that does not have a pay button use this one:

Pay for Class or Event Registration

with Credit Card

Trash & Treasure Sale

It’s that time of year as we get ready for the Mayfly Festival and our annual Trash & Treasure Sale. Item Drop off info below in Flyer!

No Linens, clothes or books PLEASE!

Family to Family 2024

Family to Family Sale Sponsored by the Old Mill Museum

Saturday April 13, 2024

9:00 am – 2:00 pm

At the Old Mill Banquet Hall / Community Center,

 242 Toledo Street, Dundee Michigan

Open Friday – Monday 12 – 4 pm


(Click to call)

– Spots are limited, Vendors should register and PAY $20.00 to guarantee their place –

You may stop in and pay in person at the Old Mill Museum  or use the button below.

Pay by Credit Card

This Old House Project

(Is Complete for 2023, we will continue in 2024, follow us here for information)

This Old House upcoming meeting. 

Please keep following, we will update times and dates as available!

Where: Dundee Old Mill Museum,  in the Busz Room

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This Old House upcoming meeting. 

October 3, 2023          10:00 – 12:00

October 10, 2023          10:00 – 12:00

> Will be the last ones for this year! <

1824 – Dundee Bicentennial – 2024

200th Anniversary

Planning Meeting Workshop

Wednesday, June 12, 2024  at 7 p.m. in the Busz Room at the Old Mill


Everyone is welcome to attend;

Please invite anyone you think would be interested!

Save the Date Flyer

Special Events!!

Taste of Dundee

Bicentennial Sponsorships & Sesquicentennial Books

For Sale Now!

We have added SUMMER HOURS – to make it easier to get your Bicentennial Purchases


– See Flyer Below for Details –

! For more details on Book, Sponsorship Purchases and Events go to the:



We are Considering more Bingo

at Dundee Old Mill Museum

Keep Following and we will update as plans finalize!

Bingo is coming to Dundee Old Mill Museum,

October 21, 2023

Keep Following and we will update as plans finalize!

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Bingo Flyer

Paranormal Tours – Ghost Hunts – Haunted Old Mill!

The Old Mill Basement has re-opened for Paranormal Tours!

Paranormal Tours Information


  • Guided & Self Guided Museum tours, including the basement!
  • Private tours and Paranormal Investigations times may be arraigned outside of Normal Museum Hours
  • Paranormal Investigations Reservations

  • Paranormal Events throughout the year

Current Scheduled Private Ghost Hunts!

July 12, 2024

Other Dates Are Available for 2024! Just click the above link to register

Public Hunts for 2024 below
2024 Public Hunts

Spirit World Parnormal Investigations (SWPI)

Arrange for a private tour of our haunted mill! Hosted Through SWPI

Click for Hisory Evidence
Ghost Hunts

Membership Renewal Time is Here!

Pay for Class or Event Registration

with Credit Card

September 2023
Click for Larger View

Marjorie E. Busz Room Display Case

Fall September 2023

Courtesy of Cinnie Burnett and Kristine Cassidy

Stop in and Check It Out in person!!

Upcoming Community Events – Craft Classes – Event Details

Pay for Class or Event Registration

with Credit Card

Upcoming Community Events

Current Scheduled Public Ghost Hunts!
Get Your Tickets NOW


Welcome to the Discover Dundee series!
Here we will highlight the many exciting things taking place in the village. From local businesses, to events, announcements, renovations, or improvements within our great village.
Discover Dundee

2024 Events being Planned

Event Details will be published closer to Event Date. These Below dates could possibly change!

Private Ghost Hunts can be arraigned at www.oldmillevents.com!

  • March 17, 2024Lunch with Easter Bunny
  • April 13, 2024 –  Family to Family Sale
  • Date Not AvailableWhitetail Dinner Old Mill Hall
  • June 21, 22, 2024Mayfly and Trash and Treasure Sale
  • August 9,10, 11, 2024 -Bicentennial Events
  • August 17, 2024 – 6th Annual Fishing derby
  • September  28, 29, 2024 – Knife Show
  • October 5, 2024Pumpkin Palooza
  • October – Halloween Bash
  • November 9, 2024 Parafest
  • December 8, 2024Lunch with Mrs. Claus
  • December 15, 2024Candlelight Home Tour

Canceled Events


Dinner Theater for May 2022 – Canceled!

Event Details

Craft Classes

Pysanky 3-25-23
Keep following, were always working on it!

Newsletter Calendar of Events

Yearly Schedule of Events held at the Old Mill Museum

  • Family to  Family Sale – Infants, Children , Maternity clothing, Swings, Pack-n-plays, Toys, etc.
  • Easter – Lunch with the Easter Bunny
  • May Fly Festival – Sponsored by DABA and located in Wolverine Park Next to the Old Mill
  • August – Annual Fishing Derby
  • Halloween Party – Held in conjunction with DABA in Parking lot on Tecumseh St.
  • Santa’s Workshop – Children Christmas Crafts & Lunch with Mrs Claus
  • Ghost Hunts – Group & Private
  • Paranormal – Speakers, Paranormal Item sales, lunch, Ghost Hunt
  • Christmas Candlelight Home Tour
  • Knife Show
  • Whitetail Unlimited Dinner

Whats Happening at the Old Mill Lately!

 “Pysanky Egg Class”

Held March 25, 2023

(Hover over picture to see description, tap if on a mobile device)

 “Lunch with the Easter Bunny”

Held March 26, 2023

74 Children and 87 Adults Attended.

Everyone had a good time and enjoyed lunch of Hot dogs, chips, apple sauce & a drink.

After lunch, the children were led into the Museum to find & choose their Easter Basket with Eggs filled with candy and trinkets, a drawing for  prizes was held for stuffed bunny’s and large gift baskets.

Thank you for all our helpers and to our Children’s Event Chair Diane Steinman for a Great Event!
(Hover over picture to see description, tap if on a mobile device)

Old Mill Event & Busz Room Rental Calendar


Go to the “Rentals” Page to submit a rental request
you may call or email the contacts listed below:

Marjorie E Busz Room 70 Guest dining

Marjorie E Busz Room 120 Guest Chapel setting

Call 734-529-8596

Friday – Monday 12-4 pm

“Other hours leave a message and OR email the old mill for Busz Room rental

Old Mill Banquet Hall 300 Guests

Call “Catering By Scott” for “Old Mill Hall” rental, and Banquet Catering Information

Scott Heck

Any time

(734) 216-5601


Catering by Scott Web Site


Click the Gallery Images for a larger view, Hover image for Description

3 Floors of Museum History Exhibits

  • First Floor – Dorothy Heinlen Time Line Room, Archives & Heritage Room
  • 2nd Floor – Early American 1800’s Home Living
  • 3rd Floor Early Dundee Area Businesses, Farm Tools & Native American Living

Handicapped Access

We have building access ramps to Museum and to Main Banquet Hall

There is elevator access to 2nd and 3rd floors of the museum

Handicapped restrooms also available

Click the Gallery Images for a larger view, Hover image for Description

Archives North
Archives North
Archives South
Archives South
Madelyn BernsArchives Room
Madelyn Berns

Madelyn Berns Archives Room

Archivist: Grace Hudson Curator: Randi Kominek

12-4 pm

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Call or email archives@dundeeoldmill.com us for questions, or visit us during hours for help doing your own research.  Have fun and learn!
Archive Links to our associates:



  • Guided & Self Guided Museum tours
  • Private & School tours times may be arraigned outside of Normal Museum Hours.
  • Call to arrange: 734-529-8596
School Tour in the Archives Room
School Class at the Smithsonian exhibit 2020
Doug Heinlen Heritage Room
Doug Heinlen

Doug Heinlen / Ford Auto Heritage Room

  • Water Driven Turbine Generator
  • Ford Manufacturing  at the Old Mill Museum
  • Ford tool room exhibit


Outdoor Park & Play Ground

Next door and around the museum is picturesque  Wolverine Park with the River Raisin flowing along side creating a peaceful, quiet setting available for picnics, time with the children, fishing or just plain chilling out!

Wolverine Park

Thank you for visiting the Dundee Old Mill Museum Website!

We hope you enjoyed your visit  and will consider visiting in person at the Old Mill Museum

in Dundee, Michigan.  We would love to have you, Guided Tours are available.

(If you call outside of hours of operation, please leave a message!)