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Museum of Making is Open

27th July 2021 - 31st December 2021

At Derby Silk Mill, the Museum of Making will be opening on 21 May 2021. Celebrating the area’s rich history of innovation, the Museum of Making in the Derwent Valley Mills UNESCO World Heritage Site will be a contemporary space telling Derby’s 300-year history of making to inspire new creativity. Designed and made by the people and industries of Derby with exhibits, workshops, activities and events, there will be something for everyone including a new café, shop and venue hire spaces. Entry to the new Museum of Making is free but, due to Covid restrictions, visitors will need to book a timeslot in advance.

Timeslots will be available to book here. Tickets for our special exhibition ‘Scale’ will also be available to buy.