Makers’ Place is home to our super-talented Macclesfield makers creating stunning gifts, silverware, jewellery, bridal pieces and much much more. So come along, say hello, watch them at work and pick up a beautifully handcrafted gift for all occasions. Visit the Makers’ Place Facebook page for further information and details regarding upcoming workshops.
Paradise Mill takes you back in time to Macclesfield of the early 20th century, with the only working Jacquard silk hand looms in the country in their original location, offering the experience of what it would have been like to be a Macclesfield mill worker.
The Old Sunday School
The Old Sunday School originally built in 1814 is now a thriving multi-use venue providing a wide variety of entertainment, creative workshops, education and room hire within the centre of Macclesfield.
The Silk Museum
The Silk Museum is housed in the former Art School, which trained up artists and designers for the silk industry. It is now home to a fabulous introduction to Macclesfield’s silk story. Discover the mechanical processes of the Jacquard loom. Be inspired by the creative approach of the textile designers – including students’ work, block […]
West Park Museum
West Park Museum is open over Half Term from Saturday 15th to Friday 21st Feb 1-4pm (from 2pm on show days). There’ll be plenty of activities to enjoy including our famous eye-spy trails. On Saturday 15th, we’ll be hosting our ever-popular tote bag screen printing and badge-making. Admission to the museum is free, with donations […]