Covid-19 Update: Derby Museum and Art Gallery is now open with enhanced safety measures. Pickford’s House and the Silk Mill remain closed until further notice. Please read our access statement prior to your visit for full information.
Museum and Art Gallery

Opening hours:

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday-Saturday 10.30am - 4.30pm
  • Sunday 12pm - 4pm

**Please note, reduced opening hours will be in operation during the Covid-19 crisis. 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-Sunday Closed

**Pickford’s House is currently closed to the public due to the Covid-19 crisis, but we hope to be able to re-open again very soon. Please follow our News page for updates: www.derbymuseums.org/news

Find us at:

41 Friar Gate, Derby DE1 1DA
01332 715181
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Florence Nightingale: Kindness Box

From 29 October 2020 to 29 October 2020

Times: 10.30am11.30am

Video available from 10.30am, Thursday 29 October
Click here to watch or visit our YouTube channel

Be inspired by Florence Nightingale’s care of others and work with one of our artists to craft your very own ‘kindness box’ to post your own thoughtful messages in.

You will need:

  • Cereal box
  • Magazine to cut up
  • Scissors
  • Pens
  • Glue or tape
  • Paper for your messages
  • Decorative items (stickers, strips of coloured paper, sequins, buttons etc.) – optional

Suitable for children aged 5+ with their grown-ups.