Ruddington Framework Knitters Museum Ltd
A working Museum presenting all aspects of the lives of a Victorian Knitting Community. Comprises authentic cottage living accomodation and workshops set around a garden courtyard. Demonstrations of framework knitting and circular knitting on Griswold machines.
Tea Room - tea/coffee and biscuits on request. Group catering by appointment.
Museum, Library, Industrial heritage site
Easter to December -
Wed - Sat and Bank Holiday Mon
11:00 am. to 16.30 pm. Last ticket sale 16:00 pm.
Sun, Easter to September only 13:30 to 16:30 pm.
Closed: Mon and Tues and from Christmas to Easter except for groups by appointment only.
Children,students and OAPs: £2.00
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children) £6.00
Handling collections may require prior arrangement.
Archives, Costume and Textiles, Industry, Science and Technology, Social History
Key artists and exhibits
- Framework knitting
- Hosiery manufacture