Quarry Bank

Elevated view of the mill exterior surrounded by autumn trees

Important notice -

To avoid disappointment please book your weekday visit to Quarry Bank in advance. If you do not book we can not guarantee admission. Booking is essential on weekends, school holidays and bank holidays.

One of Britain's greatest industrial heritage sites, home to a complete industrial community

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What's on

Please book ahead before visiting 

The car park, gardens and woodland at Quarry Bank are open. We've introduced advance booking to keep everyone safe and maintain social distancing. You will need to book your visit in advance. Check What’s On for the latest information and to book. You will be turned away if you arrive without a booking.

Upcoming events

Timed entry to Quarry Bank (2 Dec - 6 Dec)

Wed 02 Dec 2020
Book your timed entry to visit Quarry Bank.
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Things to see and do

Autumn at Quarry Bank

Family playing in the woods

50 things at Quarry Bank this autumn 

Head outdoors and jump into autumn with our list of 50 Things to do before you're 11 3/4. Are you ready to try out 50 of the wildest, most fun-packed and exciting things to do in the great outdoors? Do your favourite activities over and over again, or try all 50: the choice is yours.

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Portrait of Samuel Greg who founded Quarry Bank

Samuel Greg and the beginnings of Quarry Bank 

Discover the origin of Quarry Bank and the man behind the vision, Samuel Greg.

Image of the waterwheel at Quarry Bank

Power at Quarry Bank 

The history of power at Quarry Bank encompasses the harnessing of a mighty river, a series of steam engines, a leap of faith in water turbines and, above all, the hard work of skilled labourers. Discover the story of power at Quarry Bank in this digital exhibition.

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Our work

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Art and collections

Our collections

Explore the objects and works of art we care for at Quarry Bank on the National Trust Collections website