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Paradise Mill

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Park Lane
Macclesfield
Cheshire
SK11 6TJ

Tel: 01625 612045

silk museum display

Prices

Paradise Mill - £5.00 /£4.50
Silk Museum + Paradise Mill - £8.00 / £7.00

About

Paradise Mill is an award-winning museum featuring 26 restored jacquard hand looms and trained Museum guides.

The mill has been restored to give an idea of working conditions during the 1930s when the mill prospered, experience a guided tour with professionals from the industry. See 26 restored hand looms working and visit the designers office to see what they were working on.

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Excellent
    98
  • Very Good
    36
  • Average
    4
  • Poor
    2
  • Terrible
    0

Recent Reviews:

  • Hazel E
    Leeds, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Fascinating and interesting visit
    5 of 5 stars
    27/04/2017
    Along with a large group from Yorkshire, it was a great visit in a welcoming environment. With coffee and gorgeous cakes on arrival, we visited the Silk Museum and then went along to the Paradise... Read full review
  • h g
    Oxford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Family
    Fascinating
    5 of 5 stars
    20/04/2017
    My daughter and I loved it, very informative guide. Once we had done the guided tour of the mill the Museum came to life as we understood what we were looking at. Read full review
  • Glenn W
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Very interesting
    5 of 5 stars
    18/04/2017
    Very good museum, love these museums that preserve and showcase local history, very interesting tour with a well informed guide who was excellent. The cafe is pretty good as well Read full review

Video

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Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • All Weather Attraction

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Marketing Cheshire Member

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Groups Accepted - Minimum 10.
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • TIC Staff Admitted Free
  • Visa accepted

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • German printed material

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Follow brown signs, the nearest primary road is A523.

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Opening Times

Winter Opening (1 Nov 2017 - 31 Mar 2018)

* Monday - Saturday: Guided tour at 12noon daily - please meet your tour at Silk Museum
Bank Holiday Monday: Tours at 1pm and 2.15pm - please meet your tour at Silk Museum
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day, Good Friday, Easter Sunday

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