Old mill

Il Mulino Vecchio of Bellinzago Novarese, about ten km., The only one of the many water mills built in the Ticino Valley. it is a concrete testimony of the relationship between man and the river. The old mill was purchased in 1985 by the Parco del Ticino and became a Regional Center for Environmental Education. At the mill it is possible to admire ancient cartographies and historical documentation as well as rural tools from the past. The mill room is the most fascinating part of the whole complex. One plunges into the fabulous atmosphere of the old mill, forgetting the present time.

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