Our cafes are open for takeaways and all of our fabulous independent shops are open! From Monday 17 May we are offering guided tours, including the Arkwright Experience, and you can sit inside our cafes again! Click Book Tickets for our guided tours.

Secondary School

Main Offer: Guided tours of the mill site and the village. These will be tailored to the specific needs of your group and can include an interactive activity session.

Focus:

  • The Industrial Revolution
  • The local and national impact of the mills
  • The development of the site
  • Cotton spinning processes and history
  • Richard Arkwright – good or bad?

Duration: 1 – 4 hours depending on your programme

Suitable for: KS3, KS4 and 6th form. We can accept numbers of up to 100 or more if given sufficient notice.

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