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Georgian Festival

September 18, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm


Costumed Tours 11am and 2pm

Join the Mill Manager and step back in time to 1797 when he was running the world’s first successful water-powered mill.

£12.50 per adult.


Time Traveller’s Tours

12.30 and 3pm

A tour for the young, and the young at heart. Come and learn about the history of the mill through games and challenges (you can get dressed up too if you want!). Do you have what it takes to be a master mill worker?  Tours last approx. 45 minutes, including a visit to the Arkwright Experience. Please dress for being outside and wear clothes and shoes you can move comfortably in. Suitable for 3+. All children must be accompanied by an adult. £15 per family, max 5 people per family.

12.30pm tour – book here: www.wegottickets.com/event/554146/

3pm tour – book here: https://www.wegottickets.com/event/554147/


Talk at the Gothic Warehouse, 5 – 6.30pm

Join us for two talks: ‘Georgian Visitors to Buxton’ (Peter Collinge) and ‘The Children of the Industrial Revolution’ (Philip Parkin). Free of charge but donations welcome.


September 18, 2022
10:00 am - 5:00 pm