Derby Museums’ three sites (the Museum & Art Gallery, Pickford’s House and the Silk Mill) are temporarily closed until further notice. Please visit our website and social media channels for updates. Please email info@derbymuseums.org with enquiries. We look forward to welcoming you back when it is safe for us to do so.
Museum and Art Gallery

Opening hours:

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday-Saturday 10am - 5pm
  • Sunday 12pm - 4pm

The Museum & Art Gallery is closed on Mondays.

Find us at:

The Strand, Derby DE1 1BS
01332 641901
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Museum of Making

Opening hours:

  • Monday-Sunday Closed

The building is currently closed to the public.

Find us at:

Silk Mill Lane, Derby DE1 3AF
01332 641901
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Pickford's House

Opening hours:

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday-Saturday 10am - 5pm
  • Sunday Closed

Pickford's House is closed on Sundays and Mondays.

Find us at:

41 Friar Gate, Derby DE1 1DA
01332 715181
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Virtual tours of past exhibitions

We have put together a selection of virtual tours of past exhibitions, courtesy of V21 Artspace. These 3D tours allow you to explore the exhibitions and the various content within them as a series of walk-through interactives. Please click on the relevant thumbnail below to find out more about each exhibition and access the tour of your choice.

White Heat of British Industry,  1950s-60s: Photographs by Maurice Broomfield
15 March – 6 May 2019
Museum & Art Gallery
Part of FORMAT19, organised by QUAD and the University of Derby
FORMAT19 – Forever\\Now Exhibition
15 March – 4 May 2019
Pickford’s House
Organised by QUAD and the University of Derby
Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing
1 February – 6 May 2019
Museum & Art Gallery
A Touring Exhibition from The Royal Collection Trust
The Art of Industry: From Joseph Wright to the 21st Century
24 March – 17 June 2018
Museum & Art Gallery
Part of The Grand Tour
Marion Adnams: A Singular Woman
2 December 2017 – 4 March 2018
Museum & Art Gallery
Dear Reader
An exhibition of paintings by Eleanor Watson
16 September- 19 November 2017
Museum & Art Gallery
A Curious Turn
15 September – 19 November 2017
Museum & Art Gallery
A Touring Exhibition from the Crafts Council
Finding Lines
15 July – 3 September 2017
Museum & Art Gallery
    . A Personal Collection of Vivienne Westwood’s Shoes
17 June – 17 September 2017
Pickford’s House
A Touring Exhibition from The Civic, Barnsley

VR courtesy of V21 Artspace 

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