Our cafes are open for takeaways! Don't miss visiting the Cromford Mill Cheese Shop and enjoying the views of the mill yard. All other retail shops will open after 12 April.

Sir Richard Arkwright's Cromford Mills

Cromford Mills is the home of Sir Richard Arkwright’s first mill complex, birthplace of the modern factory system and internationally recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Current Opening Times

Public Tours and The Arkwright Experience open daily. Booking required.

The Mill Yard, Mill Shop and Cafés are free to explore between 10am and 5pm daily.

Getting Here

Located in the heart of the Derbyshire Dales, Cromford Mills is accessible by local public transport. Pay and display parking is also available on site.

Finding Us

Tickets

Make the most of your visit by discovering more about the amazing history of the site with one of our visitor passes, valid for 12 months.

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