Macclesfield Silk Museum and Heritage Centre


The Silk Museum on Park Lane follows the full journey through the industrial process of silk making; explore silk from the cocoon to the loom. There are plenty of hands-on exhibits for children and adults alike. The Museum houses our temporary exhibitions as well as our permanant exhibition which explores the properties of silk, design education, Macclesfield's diverse textile industries, workers' lives and historic machinery.

Service Details

Silk Museum, Park Lane, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 6TJ (directions displayed on map)
Macclesfield Silk Museum
Service Type:
Things to Do
£4.50, Concessions £4.00, please call for details. Children under 16 are free
Accessibility aids and support available:
  • Fully Wheelchair Accessible
Additional information for assistance with accessibility:
All areas accessible to disabled visitors

Opening Times

Days service available:
  • Monday
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
  • Saturday
Opening Times - Monday:
10:00 - 15:00
Opening Times - Tuesday:
10:00 - 15:00
Opening Times - Wednesday:
10:00 - 15:00
Opening Times - Thursday:
10:00 - 15:00
Opening Times - Friday:
10:00 - 15:00
Opening Times - Saturday:
10:00 - 15:00
Opening Times - Sunday:
Additional Opening Times:
Bank Holiday Mondays - 12noon - 16:00. Opening times vary across the year. Please call to avoid disappointment

This page was last updated on 04 January 2018

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This page was last updated on 04 January 2018


Contact Details

01625 612045