Macc plaques – make your own blue plaque

Paradise Mill and Silk Museum, Park Lane, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 6TJ

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  • Paradise Mill Looms, Macclesfield
  • Macclesfield Silk Museum

Armed with a paint pot and with guidance from our team, make a blue plaque for the moment YOU want to remember in Macclesfield. The spot where Ian Curtis first played for Joy Division? Create a green plaque for an eco-warrior, or a rainbow plaque for an LGBT pioneer? Your plaque will be temporarily displayed on our Great Wall of Macclesfield for the next week – then you get to keep it for display at home.

 

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Guide Prices

£15 per plaque, all materials supplied. Make it alone or with friends and family.

Opening Times

Workshop (19 June 2023)
DayTimes

* General Opening Text

Directions

Road Directions

Follow brown signs, the nearest primary road is A523.

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4.5 of 5 stars
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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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