The Silk Industry Museum includes the Silk Museum and Paradise Mill. At Paradise Mill you are given a guided tour around a working silk mill as it was int he 1930s. The Silk Museum takes you through the design and processes involved in producing and creating silk, from bugs to beauty.
Mill Tours at 11.15, 12.15, 1.15 and 2.15
Silk Industry Museums
familu (2+2) £10.80
Costume, machinery and amterials relating to the whole silk process in Macclesfield and around the world. Social history items from Macclesfield.
Archives, Costume and Textiles, Design, Fine Art, Industry, Science and Technology, Social History
Saturday Science Club
Make It Molecular runs this hands-on, free, Science Club for children aged 8-13 years, taking place at the Macclesfield Silk Museum. Each workshop will cover a different aspect of science and is presented by an experienced Science Communicator.
How to obtain
Fill in the online booking form at www.makeitmolecular.com/Science%20Club%20Programme.pdf Workshops are free. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.