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Pop to Pickford’s and produce a perfect pecking chick!
Come and learn to knit with mum or dad! We can teach you the basics of knitting and provide you with a simple knitting pattern to take home.
Make your own mini 18th Century card theatre inspired by our collection.
Plant a seed and get ready for spring!
Tuesday – Saturday: 10am-5pm
Bank Holiday Mondays: CLOSED
Easter Opening Hours
Monday 14 April- CLOSED
Tuesday 15 April- 10am-5pm
Wednesday 16 April- 10am-5pm
Thursday 17 April- 10am-5pm
Good Friday, 18 April- OPEN 1-4pm
Saturday 19 April- 10am-5pm
Easter Sunday 20 April- OPEN 1-4pm
Easter Monday 21 April- CLOSED
Come and experience our unique Museum of Georgian Life and Historic Costume.
41 Friar Gate,
Derby, DE1 1DA
FREE parking to Pickford’s House visitors. Turn right at the ‘Pickford’s House’ sign off Agard Street.
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.
Read more about Pickford’s House
Transitional Spaces are the places that we are beginning to use to show our previously stored collections.
Derby Museums have a collection that is wide ranging and varied. We hope that you find something to interest you.
The Mildand Railway Study Centre at the Silk Mill is the UK's largest pre-nationalisation railway archive.