Watkins Woolen Mill, Museum & State Park
26600 Park Road North
Lawson, MO 64062
The nation’s last fully equipped 19th century woolen mill is on the historic site once owned by the Watkins family. Tour the 1860 woolen mill and gristmill, the 1850 house, Visitor Center and Museum. The state park features camping, fishing, swimming and picnicking areas. The Living History Farm Program, offered on weekends in the spring and fall, brings the 1870s back to life with costumed interpreters demonstrating agricultural and industrial activities.