Storytelling artwork at Quarry Bank

Create your own artwork inspired by the story of Quarry Bank

  • Booking essential

Through the medium of storytelling explore the history of Quarry Bank and the impact the Industrial Revolution has had on our future. Using eco-friendly materials create your response to what you've discovered. You will make two prints on cotton made at Quarry Bank, one to take home and one which will become part of a collaborative art piece, showing how we can all pull together to help look after our planet.

A ticket is required for all guests both adults and children, except babes in arms. Please arrive five minutes before the start of your session begins.

The first session of each day starting at 11am is SEN/ADHD/ Autism friendly.

Recommended for visitors 10 years of age and over.

National Trust admission fees do not have to be paid over and above the per person ticket price, however please be aware if you wish to visit the Gardens, Mill and other buildings, entry tickets will need to be purchased from the Welcome Building. This does not apply to National Trust Members.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £8.50

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 2491895
Suitability
Recommended for visitors 10 years of age and over.
Meeting point
On arrival please go to the Mill Yard, and follow signage to the event location. Please arrive five minutes before the start of your session begins.
Accessibility
The event space is fully accessible. The first session of each day starting at 11am is SEN/ADHD/ Autism friendly.

Contact Info

Name
Quarry Bank
Email
quarrybank@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 01625 527468

Upcoming events

Gathering Downstream Exhibition

Sun 26 Jun 2022
10:30-17:00
A brand-new exhibition exploring the legacy of the industrial revolution is now open at Quarry Bank.

Gathering Downstream Exhibition artist led activities

Sun 26 Jun 2022
11:00-15:30
Join artist Jen Southern as she talks about her latest work, Gathering Downstream.

Let's Play at Quarry Bank

Sat 23 Jul 2022
10:30-17:00
Ready for an adventure? Then head for the special summer pavilions of play. Available until the end of the summer holidays, you can use the look-out point to survey your surroundings, listen out for nearby wildlife, or invent your own way to play.

Eco print workshop at Quarry Bank

Sat 23 Jul 2022
13:00-16:00
Explore our native colours in this eco printing workshop.

SOLD OUT. Outdoor Theatre at Quarry Bank: David Walliams' Awful Auntie

Sat 23 Jul 2022
18:30-20:30
Heartbreak Productions stage Awful Auntie by David Walliams, in the Upper Garden at Quarry Bank. Bring a picnic and enjoy this fun-filled show.

Wild Science at Quarry Bank

Sun 31 Jul 2022
11:00-11:45
Come and meet our wildlife friends that live in our back gardens and hedgerows.