Paradise Mill and Silk Museum

Park Lane, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 6TJ

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Paradise Mill Looms, Macclesfield
  • Paradise Mill Looms, Macclesfield
  • Macclesfield Silk Museum

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Paradise Mill and Silk Museum tell the story of silk’s journey from cocoon to loom. Paradise Mill remains untouched since the final day it operated. Our expert guides look at all aspects of Mill life and silk production, and the beauty of the textiles to the global phenomenon of silk.

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Guide Prices

Admission: £11.00 adults, £9.50 Concessions, children aged under 16 are free.

Opening Times

2022 (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)
DayTimes
Wednesday - Saturday10:00 - 16:00

* The Silk Museum Shop is open Wednesday – Saturday 10-4pm – walk straight in, no need to visit the museum if you don’t want to.
The Jacquard Tea Room is open Wednesday – Saturday 10-4pm – walk straight into our family friendly Tea Room serving home-made cake and biscuits. Choose from a variety of teas and top quality filter coffee served in vintage china. Treat yourself after a tour of Paradise Mill or exploring the museum collection.
Paradise Mill, Park Lane, SK11 6TJ is open Wednesday – Saturday with guided tour time slots

Directions

Road Directions

Follow brown signs, the nearest primary road is A523.

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Recent Reviews:

  • Elizabeth J
    Middlesex
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Fascinating tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 16th May 2022
    I was delighted with our guided tour around the Paradise Mill especially as the guide had given up time to show us around when they realised how keen we were to see the mill. Anyone with an interest... Read full review
  • boyd1952
    Newton Aycliffe, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Interesting
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 19th June 2022
    A very warm welcome awaits you on entry. The museum starts with a couple of information films. The family who started the mill where,how & why. Lots of information & artifacts to see. The machine... Read full review
  • Patric D
    Sandbach, United Kingdom
    A hidden history?
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 23rd July 2022
    Very much enjoyed our visit to both the museum and the Mill. The tour guide was enthusiastic and very knowledgeable. There is an awful lot to see in a quite small space so give yourself plenty... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • All Weather Attraction

Payment Methods

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

Printed Material in Foreign Languages

  • German printed material

Provider Features

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

Tours and Demonstrations

  • Demonstrations Given

Contact Us

Tel: 01625 612045

Tel: 01625 612045

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