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Pickford’s House

Visit Pickford’s House

Experience domestic life up close and learn about how the Pickford family and later occupants used each fascinating room.
Opening times
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Opening Times

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - Saturday 10.00am – 5.00pm*
Sunday - Closed

** Pickford’s House will be closed from 3 January – 28 February 2022 due to essential electrical work. **

Address

41 Friar Gate
Derby
DE1 1DA

Getting here

HOW TO GET HERE

BY CAR

There is free parking at Pickford’s House for visitors. Turn right at the ‘Pickford’s House’ sign off Agard Street. There is also pay and display parking on Friar Gate.

Sat Nav Directions: DE1 1DZ

BY TRAIN

With a direct train from London to Derby, you can be at any of our museums in less than two hours! Derby Station is 1.3 miles from Pickford’s House and about a 30 walk away.

BY BUS

There are frequent and regular bus services into the Derby city centre, operated by Trent Barton and Arriva. Derby bus station is a 15 minute walk away through the city centre.

BY BIKE

Pickford’s House is on cycle routes 54 and 68, part of the Derby City Cycle Map. There are spaces for bicycle parking at Pickford’s House – please ask a member of staff when you arrive.

FIND THE DOOR

Although the front of the house may look like the entrance to our museum, our visitor entrance is to the right of the building up a ramp, so that it is accessible for everyone. We open the front door to our visitors for special events.

NAVIGATION

Sat Nav Directions: DE1 1DA

CALL: 01332 715181

[email protected]

Facilities & access
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ACCESS AND FACILITIES

At Derby Museums we want everyone to be able to enjoy our exhibitions and events, and we have taken every measure to ensure that we are as open and accessible to as many people as possible. Read our access statement here.

SHOP

Our delightful shop is located in the Brewhouse on the lower ground floor of Pickford’s House. This is a wonderful space full of traditional children’s toys, souvenirs and gifts inspired by our beautiful garden and all things crafty. Every gift bought in our shop helps keep Derby Museums fantastic and free for everyone!

 

Food & drink
Kettle

As part of your visit to Pickford’s House you can relax with a cup of tea or coffee in our small cafe area.