Don't miss what’s coming up
This exhibition explores the experience of childhood 18th and 19th centuries; from the fine country house to the gloom of the workhouse.
Keep an eye out this Big Draw celebration for a scattering of sketchbooks around the galleries!
Join us this Half Term and create a beautiful piece of artwork that you can hang on a window at home!
The pop up Drawing Den will be making its way around all three of our museum sites throughout half term. Step into the den and take some time to do some drawing.
Tuesday – Saturday: 10am-5pm
Bank Holidays: 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.