In a new exhibition we explore the physical, mental and emotional toil of working in a mill.
Wed 22 Jan 2020
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Become a factory inspector and have a go at our family trail around the mill created by children’s author Philip Ardagh.
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Bring your little ones to Quarry Bank for a special storytelling and play session just for them. Suitable for children 6 months - 4 years.
Please book your tickets in advance.
Sat 08 Feb 2020
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Join us this half term to explore the natural world around us.
Mon 17 Feb 2020
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Join us on this special leap day for a variety of fun, nature based-activities for the whole family.
Sat 29 Feb 2020
Join one of our ranger team every Monday and experience Quarry Bank's seasonal sights and sounds.
Mon 02 Mar 2020
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Join one of our garden team to discover seasonal blooms and garden produce, and hear more about the history, maintenance and restoration of the gardens at Quarry Bank.
Tue 03 Mar 2020
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Join one of our expert team for a specialised tour on all things water power.
Wed 04 Mar 2020
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Come and join our dedicated conservation team as they help to care and conserve Quarry Bank so it is here for years to come.
Thu 05 Mar 2020
Join us for a specialised tour to find out why steam power was so important and how it changed the very fabric of Quarry Bank.
In this tour, discover how 800 shirts could be made from a single bale of cotton and enjoy learning about the journey cotton took from a raw material to finished thread.
Fri 06 Mar 2020
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Follow the Lost Words trail around the gardens at Quarry Bank to get your Easter chocolate prize.
Sat 04 Apr 2020
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Something magical is happening at Quarry Bank this spring. Reawaken nature’s disappearing words with a family trail and series of events inspired by Robert MacFarlane and Jackie Morris’ spell book 'The Lost Words'.
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Join us for sustainable crafts and activities based on looking after the world around us.
Tue 26 May 2020
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