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Pickford's House

Opening hours:

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

Find us at:

41 Friar Gate, Derby DE1 1DA
01332 715181
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Re-enactment of Dr Johnson’s Wedding

Enjoy this historic spectacle.

10.30-11.30am at Pickford’s House for the wedding preparations

12-12.30pm at St Werburgh’s Church for the wedding ceremony

1-3pm at Pickford’s House for the wedding breakfast

Notable literary figure, Dr Samuel Johnson, was married in St Werburgh’s Church to Elizabeth Porter in July 1735. We are pleased to welcome back the Charles Edward Stuart Society to Pickford’s House to mark this special day. Starting with preparations at the House, the wedding party will proceed down Friar Gate to St Werburgh’s Church for the marriage ceremony and then back to Pickford’s for the wedding breakfast. All are welcome to enjoy this historic spectacle.

Drop-in session, suitable for all. Accessibility restrictions to upper floors.

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Pickford's House

Opening hours:

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

Find us at:

41 Friar Gate, Derby DE1 1DA
01332 715181
Plan your visitto Pickford's House