Events on Bidston Hill

Windmill open days. The Windmill opens to the public at 10 am on the first Saturday of every month from April to September.  Last entry is at 11:45. There is a minimum height restriction for access to the higher floors (1.06m). Children under 11 years old must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Admission is free, but donations to the Friends of Bidston Hill are welcome. The last Windmill opening of the 2018 season will be on Saturday 15th September, during the Heritage Open Days programme. The Windmill is closed during the winter, when hibernating bats are in residence.

Our Annual General Meeting takes place in the evening of Monday, 11th June at Tam O’Shanter Urban Farm. Doors open 7:00pm. The meeting will start promptly at 7:30pm.

Nearby, Bidston Lighthouse will open to the public every Saturday afternoon from Easter Saturday (31st March) until Saturday 1st September.  More information about Lighthouse opening times.

Free guided walks of Bidston Hill every Saturday from 11 am. Come along and enjoy the wonderful historic woodlands and monuments of Bidston Hill and Flaybrick Memorial Gardens. Walks are supported by the Friends of Bidston Hill, Friends of Flaybrick Memorial Gardens, and Tam O’Shanter Urban Farm.  Over 16s only. No dogs. Please wear sensible footwear (may be muddy or slippery). No sandals please! Download poster.


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