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Wirksworth Heritage Centre, Matlock

Wirksworth Heritage Centre

Crown Yard,
Wirksworth
Matlock
Derbyshire
DE4 4ET
Tel: +44 (0)1629 825 225
Email: click here
Wirksworth Heritage Centre online: information and bookings

A visit to the Wirksworth Heritage Centre takes you from the Romans in Wirksworth to the present day. Housed in a former silk mill, the mysteries of the town’s ancient lead mining industry are unveiled.

Pit your wits against the computer and Rescue the Injured Lead Miner! Enter the Dream Cave and imagine how it felt to discover the remains of the prehistoric Woolly Rhino.

Discover the local customs of Clypping the Church and Well Dressing. Learn about the regeneration of this historic market town and its George Elliot connections.

Enjoy some of the best views of Wirksworth in town!

Facilities
• Historic House
• Gardens
• Tea Room
• Picnic Area
• Car Park
• Private Tours availableb
• School Tours
• Film location for: Peak Practice

Additional Services
Conferences

In case of alteration, please check prices, opening times and any specific important information before booking or visiting

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