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Costumed Guided Tour Wednesday 4th March: 10:30 am


Our friendly staff at Pickford’s House are available to offer tours of the home for you throughout the week. However, these tours taking place each Wednesday are an extra special opportunity to experience the magic of Pickford’s House whilst being guided by one of our Visitor Service Assistants in traditional 18th Century costume.

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Crafternoon Tea Saturday 7th March: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


With Easter just round the corner, stitch and sew a postcard style quilted embroidery. If you are new to stitching or looking for new ideas, this class caters for all experiences. We will be looking at embroidery used in the Georgian period that you can add to your creation.

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Costumed Guided Tour Wednesday 11th March: 10:30 am


Our friendly staff at Pickford’s House are available to offer tours of the home for you throughout the week. However, these tours taking place each Wednesday are an extra special opportunity to experience the magic of Pickford’s House whilst being guided by one of our Visitor Service Assistants in traditional 18th Century costume.

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FORMAT FESTIVAL: Lotta Törnroth Friday 13th March - Sunday 17th May: As per opening times


To Wait For the Inevitable From the Sea is a three-part story about the potential catastrophe at sea. Törnroth seeks to discuss and give vindication to historic events that have not been discussed nor documented worthfully in a philosophical way.

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Pickford’s House

Tuesday – Saturday: 10am-5pm
Sunday: 1-4pm
Bank Holiday Mondays: CLOSED

FREE ENTRY

Come and experience our unique Museum of Georgian Life and Historic Costume.

Pickford’s House,
41 Friar Gate,
Derby, DE1 1DA

info@derbymuseums.org
01332 715181

FREE parking to Pickford’s House visitors. Turn right at the ‘Pickford’s House’ sign off Agard Street.


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PICKFORD’S HOUSE IS A STUNNING TOWNHOUSE AND GARDEN FROM 1770, DESIGNED BY PROMINENT DERBY ARCHITECT JOSEPH PICKFORD AND USED AS BOTH HIS FAMILY HOME AND AS A PROFESSIONAL SHOWCASE OF HIS ARCHITECTURAL SKILLS.

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