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Science and Discovery Weekend

Saturday, November 2, 2019 to Sunday, November 3, 2019

The Science and Discovery Weekend is part of the Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site - Discovery Days 2019.

Enjoy being creative with science and art at Cromford Mills on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 November (10am to 4pm). FREE activities for all ages!

Take part in pewter smelting activities on the The Makory Bus, Derby Museum’s mobile Museum of Making. The Makory will be based in the Mill yard with amazing objects, fascinating stories and making activities for everyone.

Get up close with Severn Trent's dams, sewers and reservoirs using vitrtual reality technology and the incredibly popular Minecraft  game on Severn Trent's innovative Digibus. (Sunday Only)

Don't miss our Balloon Rocket Challenge, the Young Builders Club and the mini mill challenges.  Also, it will be the last chance to have a go on the pedal powered drawing machine, Mr Arkwright!