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:

    • PaulB022
      Nantwich, United Kingdom
      Fascinating and Entertaining Museum Visit
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 11th February 2022
      I went with a small group of friends to this quirky, fascinating museum. I say 'quirky' in the most positive way. Where else would you find a museum, a working mill and an Egyptian collection? Oh and... Read full review
    • Bayfield321
      Halstead, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Paradise Mills Tour a Must!
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 20th February 2022
      Amazing! Thank you so much, Daisy provided a really interesting and vibrant tour of Paradise Mills, she involved the children and made the whole experience enthralling! The Silk Museum is very well... Read full review
    • Dornick
      London, United Kingdom
      A fabulous visit
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 24th March 2022
      Having read about The Silk Museum and Paradise Mill in the periodical Art Quarterly, my interest was piqued. With a friend, I took a day return by train from London to Macclesfield. Nicola at the... 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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