The Wincey Mills draws upon its rich heritage and natural surroundings to establish a creative space in Downtown Paris where locals and visitors can shop, learn, work and share.Join us!
Located in Downtown Paris, The Paris Wincey Mills Co. is a historic building that dates back to 1889.
This beautiful site has been revitalized and is home to a year round market with local, quality vendors and a friendly, comfortable café. Outside of the diverse range of goods, the market hall invites the community to engage in culinary events at the well-appointed test kitchen.
At one point, the Paris Wincey Mills Co. employed over 125 people, remaining in operation even during the Great Depression, employing and serving the local community alike. The rebirth of the building has enabled it to once again take its place at the centre of life in Downtown Paris.
- FROM THE FALL FARM FEAST SEP 29 2017
- JOSEPH C. RIDER BOOK SIGNING NOV 4 2017
- HEARTY COMFY FOOD NOV 17 2017
The original Wincey Mills building is 125 years old. Built on the site of an old planing factory, there is evidence that there was a small foundry across the road from the current site, and a tannery next door. Once built, Wincey Mills opened with 25 employees, quickly growing to a company of 125, and adding an additional mill to the original site in 1916.The Story