A WHOLE HISTORY OF FORWARD THINKING
It’s all happening at Derby Museums. Check out our exciting calendar of events and get involved. There’s something for everyone with talks, demonstrations, trails and hands-on arts and crafts.
Visit our collections at the Museum and Art Gallery – home to the Joseph Wright Collection – explore our museum of Georgian life at Pickford’s House, and see the plans we’ve got for The Silk Mill.
We’re open 10am-5pm Tuesday – Saturday and Sunday 12-4pm at the Museum & Art Gallery.
10am-5pm Tuesday – Saturday at Pickford’s House.
Thursday 3-9pm, Friday & Saturday 1-5pm and Sunday 11am-3pm at The Silk Mill.
Entry is free, so come along and be inspired by the amazing discoveries waiting to be found.
Derby Museums News
Don’t miss what’s coming up
An exhibition of paintings by members of Headway Derby, an organisation which supports people with brain injuries, their families and carers.
We’d like you to invite you to explore Joseph Wright, in anticipation of the opening of our exhibition, Joseph Wright and the Lure of Italy in March. What does Joseph Wright mean to you?
We are delighted to invite guest speakers from around the country for an evening discussion about the evolving role of museums today. Hear about the future of collecting, the evolving use of digital practice, sustainability and the economy and public engagement.
*** Full Programme of Speakers now announced ***
Tots Make & Do is full of Mini Artists – let’s create some beautiful artwork together! Fill a golden frame with wonderful masterpiece.